Kennewick Family Attacked by Masked Men Still at Large
A Kennewick family was terrorized by multiple masked men late Wednesday night and those men are still at large. Off the 800 block of West 26th Avenue at 9:40 pm, an 18 year old woman was attacked by 5 to 7 men disguised in masks and armed with a baseball bat and one handgun according to news reports. They forced themselves inside and robbed the house while people were home by force. The girl was struck in the head by one attacker with the baseball bat allegedly. The woman's 19 year old boyfriend, Jesse Godsil, and her grandmother inside the house but neither were hurt in the attack.
Police could not find the suspects after a search of the area, but they did arrest Jesse Godsil for suspicion of illegal drug activity. They found evidence of drug sales and booked him into the Benton County Jail. No official word if the drug sales were related to the armed robbery.