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Woman shot in head in Pasco

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PASCO, Wash. -- A woman was hospitalized after she was shot in the head during what police are calling a gang related shooting.

It happened Monday night in the parking lot of a motel on the 1500 block of N. Oregon St. in Pasco. Police say a fight started between two groups of people. One group fired shots at the other group's car. They say a 46-year-old woman was shot while sitting in the car.

Police arrested a suspect, 23-year-old Manual Ramirez-Salazar. They are not releasing additional names of possible suspects. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with non life threatening injuries.