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Gang-Related Killing in Yakima

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YAKIMA, Wash.--At around 10 Friday night a 22 year old man was killed in what Yakima Police are calling a gang-related shooting.

Ramon Mejia Cano had been walking in the area of 10th St. and Walnut St. when he was shot multiple times by subjects in a vehicle.

Cano was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

"There were some witnesses that [detectives] spoke with last night. Obviously as the investigation unfolds, additional people will be contacted," said Sgt. Lloyd George of the Yakima Police Dept.

This is the fourth homicide in Yakima this year and police are calling it gang-related.

If you have any information you're urged to contact the Yakima Police Dept. at (509)575-6200.