Kennewick man arrested in connection to Columbia Center Blvd shooting

The Kennewick man is the second person to be arrested in connection to this case.
Kennewick Columbia Shooting
Courtesy: Kennewick Police Department

KENNEWICK, Wash. – A Kennewick man has been arrested in connection to a shooting that happened back in October on Columbia Center Boulevard.

Bryan De Los Santos, 18, was arrested on several warrants, including for assault and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Around 2 p.m. Tuesday, members of the Tri-City Regional SWAT Team and the Criminal Apprehension Team were in the 1000 block of West 4th Avenue when they spotted De Los Santos. Authorities said the 18-year-old tried to run from them but they caught De Los Santos and arrested him.

De Los Santos is suspected of being involved in the shooting of a juvenile on October 28, 2022 on the 1200 block of North Columbia Center Boulevard. According to the Kennewick Police Department, the juvenile male had been shot in the leg. Officers said after talking with people at the scene, they were able to get ahold of photos of the shooting suspect’s car. Investigators found the car on the 1100 block of South Olympia Place. At that time, Adrian Cole (Garza), 20, was arrested in connection to the shooting.

The shooting victim is expected to recover.

If you have any tips or information in regards to this case, contact the Kennewick Police Department at 509-628-0333. You can calso leave an anonymous tip by clicking here. The case number is  22-082048.