Tri-Cities

Second shooting suspect arrested in Pasco

PASCO, Wash. -- The Pasco Police Department arrested Juan Ledesma, 33, Monday evening in connection to the shooting in Pasco Sunday night. Police have now arrested two suspects involved in the shooting near A Street and 10th Avenue. RELATED:…

Pasco schoolchildren, passerby stumble upon a dead body

PASCO, Wash. — Police officers and detectives began a death investigation after schoolchildren and a passerby reported seeing a dead body along the 600-block of W Yakima St near Sylvester Park on Monday morning. According to a Facebook post by…

Robbery suspect arrested after assaulting Kennewick officer

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- The Kennewick Police Department arrested Juan Llanes-Contreras, 29, in connection with multiple armed robberies over the weekend. RELATED: Kennewick Police believe suspect robbed two gas stations in less than 24 hours Two gas stations were robbed at…

Crews battle two fires Sunday in Burbank

BURBANK, Wash. -- Fire crews on land and in the air battled two wildfires Sunday afternoon along the Hanson Loop in Burbank. Franklin County Fire District 3 tweeted photos from the scene just before 5:00 p.m. Sunday. The smoke…

Pasco police arrest one involved in shooting Sunday night

UPDATE (10:00 a.m.): The Pasco Police Department arrested Miguel Paniagua, 29, for shooting at a car filled with approximately seven people inside Sunday night in Pasco. Pasco Police told KAPP-KVEW Paniagua was shot in the leg during a shootout with several…

KPD searching for Circle K robbery suspect

KENNEWICK, Wash. — Kennewick police are searching for a male suspect involved in a robbery at the Circle K on Clearwater Ave. early Saturday morning. Officials said an employee reported being robbed at knifepoint before the man took off in a…

Tri-Cities lose four community members to COVID-19 this week

TRI-CITIES, Wash. — Public health officials announced that four more community members from Benton and Franklin counties were lost to COVID-19 this week. Every weekday since the pandemic began, the Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD) has provided updated coronavirus metrics for…

Three-car accident claims Richland passenger's life

RICHLAND, Wash. — A female passenger lost her life on Wednesday after being struck by an oncoming vehicle in a tragic three-car accident. According to Capt. Chris Lee of the Richland Police Department, two vehicles were heading south on Leslie…