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16-Year-old Wapato Boy Dead After Shooting Wednesday Night

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WAPATO, Wash. - A 16-year old is dead after a shooting in Wapato Wednesday night.  

Police said two teens were walking along the 4500 block of North Track Road when they were approached by two people in a green vehicle.

Words were apparently exchanged and then someone in the vehicle fired five shots at the teens.

Ricardo Cabrera of Wapato was hit in the shoulder.  He was taken by family to the Toppenish Hospital where he died.

The other teen was not hurt however investigators said he has gang ties.

Yakima Police along with their gang unit are helping with the investigation.

As of Wednesday night no one has been arrested.

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