Richland Homicide

New Year's Eve homicide

RICHLAND, Wash. - The Richland Police Department released new information Friday morning and said the department has made more than one arrest in the killing of a man on New Year's Eve of last year.

On December 31, 2022, officers with the Richland Police Department were called to the 1700 block of Jadwin Avenue at the Columbia Park Apartments. When officers got to the scene, they found Michael Castoreno Jr., 21, had been shot several times. Castoreno died of his injuries.