Police Arrest Attempted Murder Suspect...One Man Still at Large
Yakima, WA - Police have new information on a shooting that happened at 106 south 8th street in Yakima last night. 27 year old Elias Benitez-Meza has been arrested and booked for attempted first degree murder. Officers say he shot 28 year old Miguel Cervantes twice, once in his leg and once in his torso. The two men are related, and say the shooting happened because of a dispute over ownership of a truck. Yakima police aren't convinced that's the whole story. Cervantes was taken to Yakima Regional Hospital where he is expected to make a full recovery. If you have any information on this case, or about the second suspect, call yakima police.