Two men, juvenile arrested after woman claims gun was pulled

Tri-City HeraldJanuary 6, 2014 

— Two men and a juvenile were arrested for trying to force their way into a woman’s apartment during a dispute, Kennewick police said Monday.

The argument happened around 7 p.m. Sunday near an apartment on the 300 block of Fillmore Street in Kennewick, police said. Officers were told a gun was pulled.

Pedro Barragan, 29, got into an argument with the mother of his two children when she came to pick them up, police said.

A short time later, Barragan, Jaime F. Ruiz and a 17-year-old showed up at the woman’s apartment, police said. The woman was waiting with three other people.

The woman told police Ruiz, 27, pulled a gun on the group and they ran toward the apartment, police said. Ruiz and Barragan then allegedly tried to force their way into the apartment.

Ruiz, Barragan and the juvenile were arrested on suspicion burglary following a traffic stop, police said. No gun was found.

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