Crime

Man shot during Terrace Heights robbery has died

TERRACE HEIGHTS, Wash. -- A 30-year-old man who was shot during an armed robbery in Terrace Heights on May 6 has died, the Yakima County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday. Deputies initially responded to a robbery at a home in the…

21-year-old man assaults woman, sets fire to apartment

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- A 21-year-old man was arrested after assaulting a woman and setting fire to an apartment on Saturday. Kennewick Police responded to an assault on Saturday, May 16 around 5:30 p.m. They found a 64-year-old woman with a…

Two injured in Sunday morning shooting in Pasco

PASCO, Wash. -- Early Sunday morning police responded to a shooting at a house on the corner of East Lewis Street and North Douglas Avenue. Police say around 7:45 a.m., two male suspects forced their way inside the home and…

Murder suspect dies after jail altercation

BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — A murder suspect critically injured in the Kitsap County Jail on Saturday died in the hospital Friday morning, according to a statement from the Washington State Patrol. Sean Michael Howell, 28, told Bremerton police detectives he…

Inmate with COVID-19 to be released from Yakima jail

The Sunnyside Jail inmate who tested positive for COVID-19 isn't the only person infected there, jail officials announced Friday -- and he's being released to live in Sunnyside. Yakima County Department of Corrections says Sunnyside's jail commander told the DOC…