Victim in N. Spokane drive-by shooting dies, juvenile arrested

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SPOKANE, Wash. — The victim in a drive-by shooting near Northtown Mall has died from his injuries.

The suspect, only identified by police as juvenile, has been arrested. A release from the Spokane Police Department said Major Crimes has launched an investigation and is looking at other potential suspects.

The shooting happened just after 8 p.m. Thursday. Initial reports indicated two cars were involved and shots were fired from at least one of the cars.

Police believe those involved knew other each.

Anyone with information should call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.

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