Man arrested for Murder in Yakima

YAKIMA, WA- Yakima police have arrested a man for first degree murder after a shooting early Sunday morning.

Police say they were called to the 13-hundred block of south 18th avenue for a shooting around 12:40 in the morning.

When they got there they heard 10 to 15 more gun shots coming from an apartment.

They saw a man running from the scene and officers were able to catch and arrest him.

Officers found a 74 year old woman dead inside the apartment.

Police have not released any of the names involved.

The man is facing first degree murder charges and unlawful possession of a fire arm in the second degree.

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