Suspect named in homicide at Othello motel

July 22, 2013 

Roberto S. Galan

OTHELLO POLICE DEPARTMENT

— Police have identified a suspect in the death of a Moses Lake man who was shot late Friday night at an Othello motel.

They are seeking Roberto S. Galan, 29, of Othello.

Police received several 911 calls at 10:15 p.m. Friday about a shooting at the Cabana Motel, 665 E. Windsor St.

George Ramos, 36, had been shot several times with a small caliber weapon, according to the Othello Police Department.

He was taken to Othello Community Hospital, where he died.

Police believe that Galan was present when the shooting occurred and left the motel on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Othello police at 509-488-3314.

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