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Police investigating homicide after finding man dead in apartment

Police investigating homicide after finding man dead in apartment

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YAKIMA, WA -  Police are now saying that this is not a random shooting. Reporter Veronica Padilla looked into the investigation and learned that the man who died was 26-year-old Noel Moctezuma. 

Last night around 7:00 p.m., Yakima Police responded to reports of a gunshot victim at an apartment building on 56th Avenue just north of Chestnut Avenue. When officers got to the scene, they found Moctezuma in the doorway of his apartment. He was pronounced dead on scene.

Detectives have not identified any suspects at this time, but say they are pursuing multiple leads, including reports of a man and woman who were seen in the area a short time after the shooting.

Investigators believe Moctezuma probably knew his killer.

If you saw or know anything about this deadly shooting, you are urged to call Yakima Police.

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YAKIMA, WA - Right now, Yakima Police are looking for whoever has information about a homicide that happened Tuesday night. 

Police found a man with a gunshot wound in his apartment on South 56th Ave just after 7 p.m. YPD says the man is in his mid-20's but they aren't releasing his name yet.

If you know anything call (509) 575-6200.

This is a developing story. 

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