Prosecutor Brusic Responds To Charging Concerns In Gang Shooting
You may have heard about the recent assault in a popular convenience store on Lincoln Ave in Yakima. Rival gang members mixed it up inside the store. Three younger, allegedly assaulted move outside and the the original rival perpetrator finishes up and moves outside as well. Shots are fired but who shot first? What can be determined from, video, witnesses, local police investigations? What can you reasonably prove beyond a doubt in a court of law?
Throw in public pressure for justice, police pressure for action and the street rumblings of retaliation planned. Welcome to a day in the life Yakima County Prosecutor Joe Brusic, Brusic spent some time on KIT's Morning News radio show to explain the steps taken to reach charging decisions.