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Second Suspect Arrested in Tuesday’s Fatal Shooting
Yakima police have arrested a second suspect in Tuesday's fatal shooting in downtown Yakima. The man in his 20s was arrested at a Selah home Wednesday afternoon. He is being held in the county jail. The victim has been identified as 26-year-old Octavio Rangel, a well known gang member from Yaki…
Yakima Man Shot in a Leg by a Rivial Gang
Almost a half dozen gang related shootings this month in Yakima and so far police say they have received very little cooperation and no arrests. The latest happened early Sunday morning when a 32-year-old Yakima man was shot in a leg. Authorities say they found the man just after midnight on the fiv…
Gang Free Initivative Group Looking to Open a Community Center
Yakima's Gang Free Initiative Group is hoping to open a community center to help steer kids away from gang membership by later this fall...GFI Director LT. Mike Merryman from the Yakima Police Department who says he knows some people are wondering why it's taking so long to see a center op…