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Yakima Police Looking for Murder Suspect

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YAKIMA, WA - Yakima police are actively searching for a suspect wanted in connection with a murder Friday.

Officers spent most of the night searching the North Naches Mobile Home Park along N Street.

Police tell NBC Right Now the suspect may be involved with the murder at the Red Apple Motel on North First Street in Yakima.

On Friday, the body of 26-year-old Joshua Mathis was found in front of his room at the Red Apple Motel.

Mathis was shot twice, in the head and the chest. He was pronounced dead at the hospital from a massive head wound.

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