Yakima shooting suspect arrested following SWAT standoff

Yakima shooting suspect arrested following SWAT standoff
Photo: Yakima Herald-Republic

UPDATE: SWAT team members used a flash-bang grenade to break some of the motor home’s windows and throw the man a cell phone so they could tell him they obtained a search warrant. The man was arrested around 6:40 p.m.

Yakima Police and SWAT have surrounded a man barricaded inside a motorhome at 3rd and Lincoln.

Our news partner the Yakima Herald-Republic reports the suspected is wanted in connection with a drive-by shooting that took place on Sunday. No injuries were reported in that shooting.

Police told the Herald-Republic the man is believed to be armed with a gun.

North 3rd Street is blocked off to traffic between Lincoln and East D Street.

This story is still developing, and we will update it as we learn more.