The body of a man who had been shot several times was found by Yakima police officers late Friday night near 6th Avenue and Gordon Road.
The name of the victim is not being released pending notification of his family.
Yakima police continue to investigate the incident. No arrests have been made at this time.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Yakima Police Department at (509) 575-6200 or by calling 9-1-1. Tips can be also be reported to Yakima County Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-248-9980, on the organization’s website at crimestoppersyakco.org, or through the “P3 Tips” app that can be downloaded for free at p3intel.com/.