Patty Murray pledges support for Yakima's anti-gang efforts
Yakima, WA--Senator Patty Murray released a statement today pledging her support for anti-gang programs in Yakima.
The senator says she sent a letter to US Attorney General Eric Holder asking for federal support to battle gangs. Yakima has been passed over twice for funding under the 'safe streets act. Police Chief Sam Granato says the federal money is key to solving Yakima's gang problem.