Police say gunshot victim found early Sunday appears self-inflicted


WALLA WALLA -- Walla Walla police said today a man found dead early Sunday appears to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Police said today the emergency dispatch center received a call from the man at 12:49 a.m. and sent officers to the corner of Third Avenue and Tietan Street, where they found the victim lying in a yard.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as Dominic Maldonado, 20, who resided in the 1900 block of Third Avenue, said Officer Tim Bennett.


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