Pasco shooting suspect Cesar Alejandro Mendoza makes his preliminary appearance in Franklin County Superior Court before Judge Cameron Mitchell through a video camera link. Provisional defense attorney Nicole Preszler sits nearby.
Kennewick Police detectives named Devan Thompson, 31, of Everett as a suspect in the October 7, fatal shooting of Hakim Ward, 28, of Richland. Investigators say the crime took place in the 1100 block of North Columbia Center Boulevard,
Although it is difficult to calculate the prevalence of sexual abuse due to underreporting, studies suggest alcohol plays a significant role in the potential for sexual abuse, according to the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
Watch portions of the opening statements by Franklin deputy prosecutor Albert Lin and defense attorney Karla Kane Hudson at the Victor A. Paniagua murder trial in Franklin County Superior Court in Pasco.
A woman was shot when a man opened fire inside a Winco grocery store on July 30, 2018 in Richland, Wash. Initial reports stated that several shots were fired at about 7:40 p.m., though police later said it may have just been one shot.
Lee Boyd Malvo, who received multiple life sentences for his role in the 2002 "Beltway sniper" killings, may have his fate decided by the U.S. Supreme Court. He faces resentencing because he was only 17 years old when he was first sentenced.