Yakima shooting apparently gang related

  • Thu Mar 8th, 2012 1:10pm
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Associated Press

YAKIMA — Police say a shooting that wounded a 19-year-old Wednesday afternoon in Yakima appears to be gang-related.

Witnesses said the shooter approached the victim, spoke to him briefly and then fired. The victim was treated and released at a hospital.

The Yakima Herald-Republic reported that the victim is not cooperating with investigators.