Yakima Police ID Two Women Who Were Slain Outside of Downtown Business
Yakima police have identified two women who were shot and killed outside the Money Tree lending business at South First and East Walnut streets at 6:15 Saturday morning.
Yakima County Coroner Jack Hawkins identified the two women as 27-year-old Karina Morales-Rodriguez and 30-year-old Marta Martinez, both of Yakima. Both were employees of the Money Tree business.
Police spokesman Mike Bastinelli said officers responded to a report of shots fired, and when they arrived, they found one body in the parking lot and the other in the street.
An investigation is continuing.