Authorities seek man on assault, gun charges

December 16, 2013 

Authorities in Franklin County are looking for a 34-year-old man wanted on assault and gun charges.

Tri-Cities Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of Wardell Braxton.

He was last known to live on West Marie Street.

Pasco police and Franklin County sheriff's deputies said he has a felony arrest warrant for second-degree assault and second-degree possession of a firearm.

Braxton is 6-foot-1, weighs 183 pounds and has brown eyes and black hair.

Anyone with information on Braxton's whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers confidentially at 509-586-8477, 800-222-8477 or

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