SPOKANE, Wash. -- Police have arrested a person of interest in a murder following a recent shooting outside a Spokane hotel.

Kevin Heaton is suspected of killing Paul Haney, 33, in what police called a drug-related murder. Police spent several weeks searching for him.

He was arrested last night for unlawful possession of a firearm. He also had outstanding warrants for 2nd degree possession of stolen property and possession of a controlled substance.

Haney was fatally shot September 13th in the Days Inn parking lot on West 3rd Avenue.

Police arrested two other suspects related to this crime last week. They are not charged in Haney s murder.

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