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Shots Fired in Whitefish Area

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Whitefish police are investigating a weekend shooting.

On Saturday a man who was riding a motorcycle with his girlfriend noticed a car driving recklessly in the Creston area. The man attempted to follow the vehicle to get a license plate number. He said the occupants of the vehicle made obscene gestures at them.

The motorcycle followed the car to Trumble Creek road near the intersection of Hodgson road when the male passenger of the vehicle reportedly leaned out of the car and began firing a handgun at the motorcycle. No one was hit or injured by the gunfire.

The suspect vehicle was located at a Residence Inn the Whitefish area. The passenger in the vehicle was identified as 34-year-old Christopher Robert Showen of Whitefish.

He was taken into custody and charged with assault with a weapon.

 

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