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Four arrests made in fatal Walla Walla gang shooting

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Walla Walla police have arrested four people in connection to a weekend shooting. Walla Walla police have arrested four people in connection to a weekend shooting.
WALLA WALLA, Wash. -

Detectives continue to investigate a gang-related shooting that left one man dead and another in the hospital. Four arrests have been made in connection to the shooting that happened Saturday night in the parking lot behind the Green Lantern Tavern in Walla Walla.

The dead man has been identified as 23-year-old Juan Pedro Martinez of Walla Walla. Police say he had no known gang affiliation and was a seasonal worker for the City of Walla Walla. He died while being treated at a local hospital. The second victim is Andres Solis, 23, of Walla Walla. He is currently being treated for multiple gunshot wounds. Solis severed ties with a local gang following a homicide investigation in 2011.

Detectives investigated the crime scene through out Saturday night and into Sunday. They interviewed witnesses and collected evidence that resulted in four search warrants being issued. Two vehicles were also seized. More warrants were expected to be signed on Monday.

The investigation has led to four arrests. 23-year-old Birzavit Carmona-Hernandez, 21-year-old Antonio Carmona-Hernandez, 25-year-old Roberto Arroyo and 23-year-old Emmanuel A. Pantaleon are all being held on probable cause for Complicity to commit: first degree murder, first degree assault and witness intimidation.

Detectives ask anyone with additional information on this homicide to contact them at 509-527-1960.

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