Pasco man shot, killed during fight in Klickitat Co.
KLICKITAT COUNTY, Wash. – A Pasco man was shot and killed Sunday afternoon during a fight in Klickitat County.
Klickitat County sheriff’s deputies responded to Jenson Quarry Road near the small town of Bickleton roughly 70 miles southeast of Tri-Cities for a report of a shooting.
When deputies arrived on scene at about 2:30 p.m., they found 59-year-old John “Roger” Swigart with a fatal gunshot wound. They learned that 61-year-old Mark Lessly Allen shot him during a “physical disagreement,” a news release said.
Allen was arrested and booked at the Klickitat County Jail pending further investigation.