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Kennewick Police Looking for Suspect in Fatal Shooting

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KENNEWICK, Wash. - Kennewick police are looking for a man accused of killing a 21-year-old man Friday morning in Kennewick.

Officers say they are looking for 41-year-old Grant Wayne Scantling. They believe Scantling and the victim knew each other.

Investigators say Scantling is driving a maroon 2000 Jeep Cherokee with the license plate 594-XDH, similar to the one in the photo. Scantling is considered armed and dangerous.

Officers say the victim appears to have died from a gunshot wound but are waiting for the Benton County Coroner's reporter. They are not releasing the victim's name until family is notified.

Anyone with additional information should contact the Kennewick Police Department.


KENNEWICK, Wash. - Police confirm one man has been shot and killed in Southeast Kennewick.

Officers were called to 520 East 8th Place around 7:45 Friday morning and found the man had been shot. He died on the scene.

Police are actively looking for the suspect, and are questioning a woman who they say witnessed the event. Police haven't released a description of the shooter.