Yakima Police are investigating a gang associated taking pictures documented on Saturday evening. Capt. Jay Seely states officers have been named to a home in the 1500 block of Landon Avenue at about 11:00PM Saturday.
When they arrived they found a 15-yr-outdated lady, who is a regional gang member shot in the upper body spot. She and her mother advised law enforcement that they heard the doorbell ring Saturday evening. The teenager went to solution the door and was as an alternative shot in the chest by anyone who fired gunshots as a result of the door. Seely says the girl was taken to a Yakima Valley Memorial Clinic and then transferred to Harborview Healthcare Center in Seattle. That’s where she was taken care of and launched. Seely states she was shot in the upper body space but the bullet didn’t strike any very important organs. He states she was really lucky she wasn’t killed.
Security FOOTAGE FROM THE Space Display Five SUSPECTS
Officers observed safety footage from the location and Capt. Seely states it demonstrates 5 men and women tactic the home and ring the door bell. The 5 then opened hearth on the home shooting by the door and then fleeing in a auto. Seely states video clip from area protection cameras and ring doorbells have grow to be a big assist for neighborhood authorities. He encourages folks to get concerned with the Yakima Police Department’s Safecam software. Registration is voluntary and police will not have distant access to your digicam. All you have to do is sign up your digicam and respond to a few simple concerns. Check out the program at yakimapolice.org.
Police are seeking for suspects. They say the teenager victim did not want to cooperate with law enforcement for the reason that she’s a Yakima gang member herself.
The investigation carries on.