Kennewick shooting (KPD)
Kennewick shooting (KPD)
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The search continues for the suspect(s) in a Tuesday evening Kennewick shooting.

Kennewick Police were called to the 400 block of South Conway Place around 7:26 PM.

WAS SHOOTING CLOSE TO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AREA?

Although is occurred in the evening, the location is not far, just south of Westgate Elementary School on 4th.

 

Area where shooting occurred (Google maps)
Area where shooting occurred (Google maps)
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Upon arrival, Officers located a 16-year-old who had been shot, but had not suffered any life-threatening wounds. Police didn't say if multiple shots were fired, but said the boy suffered a wound to his "lower extremities,"

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Police say this was not a random act, the shooter and victim are believed to know each other. The shooting occurred outside in front of the home.

  SEARCH CONTINUES FOR SUSPECT

Not a lot of information released yet, as this is an active investigation, but the search is on for the shooter.

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