On Thursday, December 13th at 3:30pm, a Wenatchee Police Officer was involved in a fatal shooting in the 1300 block of North Miller St in Wenatchee Washington. The uniformed officer was assisting the Columbia River Drug Task Force in the arrest of a suspect as a result of an investigation. Shots were fired and the suspect, a 43 year old Wenatchee resident was pronounced dead at the scene. The Officer was transported to Central Washington Hospital and was treated and released for the injuries he sustained.
The Washington State Patrol will be leading the investigation for Wenatchee Police Dept. If you have any information, or witnessed the incident, please contact the Washington State Patrol at 509-682-8152.