17-Year Old Boy Dies in Kennewick Shooting, Police Searching For Suspects
Police are searching for the suspects who shot and killed a teen boy on Thursday.
The shooting took place at about 5:15 pm in the 2100 block of North Rhode Island Court. Police responded to the report of an assault with a weapon. Witnesses reported they saw several males running away from the area.
Upon arrival, Police located the 17-year-old male victim suffering a gunshot wound.
Police provided medical attention until the Kennewick Fire Department arrived. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he later died from his injury.
A perimeter was set up with a K9 and multiple resources.
Police believe this to be an isolated incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Kennewick Police Department at 509-628-0333.