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Homicide investigation in Mattawa

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MATTAWA, Wash. -- Grant County Sheriff's Detectives believe a man in his early 20's was shot and killed outside his home Sunday, around 6:30 PM, but are having a hard time gathering information.

According to the Grant County Sheriff's Office, the victim, a Hispanic male was found outside his trailer at Riverview Trailer Park with what looked to be a gunshot wound. Witnesses told officials they heard several gunshots.

Detectives say the victim lived with several roommates, who all say he was not involved in any gangs or drug activity. They also say they have little information on the victim's identity, as well as any suspect(s) who may have been involved.

The victim's name is not being released until his family is notified. Detectives are working to gather more information on the victim and the incident.