Moses Lake PD arrests two teenage suspect from weekend homicide

MOSES LAKE, Wash. — The Moses Lake Police Department has arrested two suspects in connection to a homicide that happened on Sunday.

The two 16-year-old suspects were charged with first-degree murder, first-degree assault and theft of a firearm.

The firearm used to kill the 20-year-old man has been recovered by authorities. The man died on the scene. A 17-year-old boy was also shot but was taken to the hospital and was treated and released.

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Moses Lake PD says this is an ongoing investigation and all leads are being followed up.

Police say there is no indication that the shooting was gang-related. They also say it is not related to a shooting that happened in town last week. saying it was a targeted incident.

Moses Lake PD says there is no ongoing danger to the public.

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