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Arrest Made in the Murder of a Local Teaching Assistant

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YAKIMA, Wash.--The Yakima Police Department has made an arrest in the murder of 24 year old Yecenia Guerrero, the teaching assistant killed last weekend.

Police arrested a 21 year old man in Selah, Friday night.
His bail set at $1 million.

Guerrero was shot and killed June 12 in the parking lot of a Taco Bell. Police say she was not the intended target.

Guerrero worked as a teaching assistant at McClure Elementary School in Yakima.
She was engaged to be married.

Police are continuing to search for a second suspect.

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