An innocent 35 year-old resident of the Barge-Chestnut neighborhood was the victim of gun violence earlier this week that has left him, most likely, paralyzed from the waist down. A GoFundMe.com account has been established by the family to assist in defraying the cost of his recovery.
If you have a home security system that keeps an eye out for suspicious activity when you are not present or awake, the Yakima Police Department (YPD) is asking for your assistance in accessing your video surveillance to help them in preventing and solving criminal and suspicious activity.
Although his actual birthday was last week, Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored federally on the third Monday in January each year. Besides all public schools being closed in observance, here are other entities within Yakima that will not be operating on January 20th.