Deputies searching for suspect after assault in Spokane Valley

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SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane Valley deputies are looking for a suspect after an assault at the Loma Vista apartments in Spokane Valley.

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office says one person was beaten, possibly with a tool, inside their apartment.

An acquaintance showed up at an apartment to get property, went inside, and began beating one of the two men inside the unit, according to Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.

The victim sustained head injuries and was transported to the hospital by an ambulance. The other man inside the apartment and the suspect left shortly after.

Police say this is not a random incident and the investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.