Police: Gang members hospitalized after shootings


WALLA WALLA — Two men were shot while walking in the area of the 200 block of Eagan Street on Saturday afternoon, police said.

Shots were reported about 4:25 p.m., according to a news release. Shortly after responding officers arrived in the area, officials learned a gunshot victim had arrived at a local hospital, according to a police news release.

Another gunshot victim was found at an apartment complex, police said.

The two 21-year-old victims each were shot twice with a handgun, police said, and suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

The investigation has been turned over to Gang Detectives from the Special Teams Unit due to the victims' known affiliation, said the release from Officer Tim Bennett, police spokesman.

The suspects have not been identified and no arrests have been made at this time, the release said.


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