0

Grandview man sought for homicide

photo

Miguel Angel Martinez

GRANDVIEW – Miguel Angel Martinez, 21, of Grandview is being sought by Yakima County Sheriff deputies in connection with the murder of Carmen Johnson, 20, of Mabton this past Sunday morning.

An arrest warrant has been issued out of Yakima County Superior Court for Martinez on charges of second degree murder. Investigators are seeking public assistance in locating Martinez.

Deputies stress that Martinez should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information concerning the case or the whereabouts of Martinez is asked to contact the Yakima County Sheriff’s Office at 509-574-2500.

Johnson was one of two people shot at a party early Sunday morning, Dec. 15, near Grandview. Another unidentified shooting victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries at Sunnyside Community Hospital.

Comments

Comments are subject to moderator review and may not appear immediately on the site.

Please read our commenting policy before posting.

Any comment violating the site's commenting guidelines will be removed and the user could be banned from the site.

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment