Moxee WA police have released the name of the man fatally shot this weekend, apparently, he's a Tri-City resident.

   Man found fatally shot in an apartment Saturday morning

Moxee Police and other agencies are investigating after getting a call early Saturday morning about a gunshot.  Officers were called to an apartment building on Beauchene Road in Moxee, and around 7:43 AM they found a man dead inside.

Moxee is about 8 miles southeast of Yakima, 70 miles northwest of Tri-Cities.

He's been identified as 36-year-old Jose Rosario Arellano, a Yakima native who had been living in the Tri-Cities for some time.

Police did not say what may have led to his fatal shooting, but have now released information about two suspects. They are identified as 35-year-old Jose Manuel Magana, and  36-year-old Trinidad Magana-Chavez.

 Magana is pictured at left in image, Chavez on the right. 

870 AM KFLD logo
Get our free mobile app

Moxee Police say two First Degree  Murder Warrants have been issued, and anyone who may see the suspects in our region, you're urged to call (509)-575-8850.


KEEP READING: Scroll to see what the big headlines were the year you were born


More From 870 AM KFLD