Man shot, killed in Yakima

Man shot, killed in Yakima

YAKIMA, Wash – Yakima police are investigating the homicide of a 33-year-old male.

They responded to the 1400 block of Cherry Avenue after reports that shots were fired.

Officers arrived around 3:30 am and found the deceased victim on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds.

Residents in the area reported the victim was walking down the sidewalk when he was confronted by another male, also on the sidewalk. The suspect then shot the victim and fled the area on foot.

Detectives are currently investigating the case.

This is the 8th homicide in Yakima this year.