The bodies of two Othello men with what appear to be gunshot wounds were found in an orchard near Othello.
They have been identified as Juan Luis Rizo-Torres, 39, and Ruben Gonzalez-Navarrete, 29.
The Adams County Sheriff’s Office found the bodies south of the 1700 block of West Bench Road at 3 a.m. Wednesday.
Officials with the office believe the men were shot between 5 and 10 p.m. Tuesday.
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The Washington State Patrol Crime Lab is assisting with the crime scene and the Columbia Basin Investigation Team is help the Adams County Sheriff’s Office with the investigation.