Police Seeking Help Identifying Person of Interest
Yakima police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a person of interest in the case of a 62-year-old woman found dead in a fire.
Jerene Matta was found in dead in her home Dec. 7. An autopsy showed she died of carbon monoxide. Her death was ruled a homicide.
Police on Wednesday released photographs taken from ATM and surveillance video from banks in the area that evening.
Police say Matta’s bank account was accessed during those ATM transactions, which occurred several hours after she was found dead.