Early Morning Shooting Leaves One Man Hospitalized
YAKIMA, Wash.--An early morning argument escalates into a shooting. One man is in the hospital after being shot in the leg. Police say two groups were arguing in a parking lot in the 100 block of South First Street in Yakima around 2 am. One group tried to leave when someone opened fire, injuring a 38-year-old man.
The victim was taken to Regional Hospital. Officers say the injury is not life-threatening. Witnesses describe the suspect as a hispanic man, approximately 5-feet 10-inches tall with a thin build. He was wearing dark shorts, a black hat and a black shirt.
Anyone with information should call Yakima Police.