17 Year Old Yakima Male Arrested For Attempted Murder
YAKIMA, Wash.- Police are investigating an attempted murder and detectives are calling it gang related. A 17-year-old male from Yakima is in jail tonight, he now faces attempted murder charges. Police say he shot another 17-year-old male. The victim was hit with a bullet in his right shoulder, his injuries are not life threatening. Police say the victim is dating the suspect's ex-girlfriend -- and they think that was the motive behind the shooting. The shooting happened Wednesday night on the 1500 block of McKinley Avenue in Yakima.