Woman shot Monday afternoon in Spokane Valley dies at hospital; investigators seek public's help

<p><p>A woman died after she was shot Monday in Spokane Valley, and police are asking for the public’s help to find the shooter.</p></p><p><p>Deputies and officers with the Spokane Police Department responded to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center at around 1 p.m. after a woman with a gunshot wound was dropped off at the hospital. The woman, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead while she was treated.</p></p><p><p>Authorities have determined the shooting occurred near South Custer Road and East First Street in Spokane Valley. Deputies said the woman was in a vehicle with a male driver when they were approached by two people – a man and a woman – seeking a ride.</p></p><p><p>Deputies said the woman who approached pulled a handgun, prompting a struggle, and the victim was shot.</p></p><p><p>Authorities said the driver reported that the shooter, the man she was with and a third person ran from the area on foot. The driver, who has a felony warrant for failure to appear from Idaho, was being interviewed by Major Crimes detectives Monday.</p></p><p><p>Meanwhile, investigators are looking for 29-year-old Kayla J. Holden as someone who may have information regarding this case. She is described as 5-foot-8 and approximately 200 pounds with brown hair and eyes.</p></p><p><p>Deputies said Holden is only wanted for questioning and has not been charged.</p></p><p><p>Anyone with information is asked to call (509) 477-3325, reference No. 10135503.</p></p>