One person shot at north Spokane pot shop


One person shot at north Spokane pot shopSpokane Police are looking for the person responsible for robbing a north Spokane pot shop at gunpoint and shooting an employee Tuesday night. 

Police say a man wearing dark clothing walked into Starbuds Cannabis on east Francis and held two employees up at gunpoint. The robber fired a round, hitting one of the employees. The victim was taken to the hospital with a non-life threatening injury. 

Despite being on scene within three minutes and a K9 track, the suspect was not found. 

If you have information regarding the robbery or suspect in this incident please call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233 and reference #2017-20230917.  The suspect should be considered armed and dangerous.  Do not approach the person.

(story: Luke Thoburn, KHQ News Producer; photo: KHQ.com)

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