2 injured in shooting in downtown Spokane

July 13, 2019 GMT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Police in eastern Washington say they’re investigating a shooting that seriously injured two people.

The Spokane Police Department says officers assigned to the downtown bar district were close by and located the two victims within a minute after the shooting early Saturday morning and began first aid along with bystanders.

Police say both victims were transported to a local hospital. Their names haven’t been released.