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Pasco Shooting
7:18 am
Tue April 14, 2015

Pasco Shooting: City, Activists, Lawyers Amp-Up Their Public Relations Game

News reporters crowded in for the first press conference of a group called Tri-City Community Solutions at a small family bakery in Pasco. It happened very near where Antonio Zambrano-Montes was shot two months ago. Activists, lawyers and the City of Pasco are all working to tell thier own stories around the death of the farmworker.
Credit Anna King / Northwest News Network

In Pasco, it’s been more than two months since the police shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes. Officials say the full police report will be complete in several weeks, and will be made public a month later. It’s sure to make big national news, again. Another major Pasco shooting protest event is happening today. It includes a 14-mile walk from Richland to Kennewick and ending up in Pasco. Battle plans for how that report’s findings will be interpreted are growing more sophisticated.

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Pasco Shooting
4:56 pm
Fri April 10, 2015

Protestors Mark Two Months Since Pasco Shooting

Protestors stopped traffic by marching around the busy Pasco intersection where the farmworker was shot two months ago. The police shooting made national news, and an investigation is still ongoing.
Anna King Northwest News Network

Originally published on Mon April 13, 2015 7:15 am

It’s been two months since police in Pasco, Washington, shot and killed an orchard worker in a case that received national attention.

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Pasco Shooting
3:45 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

Several Large Events To Mark Two-Months Since Pasco Shooting

File photo of candles marking the site where Antonio Zambrano-Montes was shot and killed on February 10.
Anna King Northwest News Network

Originally published on Thu April 9, 2015 3:42 pm

Friday marks two months since Antonio Zambrano-Montes was shot by police in Pasco, Washington after he was reportedly throwing rocks in a crowded intersection.

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Pasco Shooting
4:58 pm
Wed March 11, 2015

Tri-Cities Artists Respond To Pasco Shooting With Paint

Chris Cannon, 36, and his work "The People" at Washington State University Tri-Cities. His collages are part of an art show there titled 'Unmasked.'
Anna King Northwest News Network

Originally published on Thu March 12, 2015 9:18 am

Several artists in southcentral Washington state are responding to last month’s Pasco shooting.

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Pasco Shooting
3:27 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

Attorney: Pasco Police Shot Zambrano-Montes From Behind

This diagram points out entry and exit wounds in the body of Antonio Zambrano-Montes as found by the family's hired autopsy.
Herrmann Scholbe

Originally published on Thu February 26, 2015 3:49 pm

The family of a man shot by police in Pasco, Washington, this month is challenging police investigators’ autopsy findings.

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Pasco Shooting
6:35 pm
Wed February 25, 2015

Investigation Finds Five To Six Bullets Hit Pasco Shooting Victim

Franklin County Proecutor Shawn Sant and Kennewick Police Sgt. Ken Lattin deliver a media briefing on Tuesday, February 19.
Anna King Northwest News Network

Originally published on Thu February 26, 2015 8:37 am

Kennewick police investigating the police shooting this month of Antonio Zambrano-Montes told reporters Wednesday bullets entered him from the front, and a rock was found near his body.

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Pasco Shooting
5:31 pm
Wed February 25, 2015

Tri-Cities Latinos Disappointed In Progress of Pasco Police Shooting Investigation

Credit Anna King / Northwest News Network

Kennewick police investigating the police shooting this month of Antonio Zambrano-Montes say so far they know bullets entered him from the front, and a rock was found near his body.

People have demonstrated against Pasco police and questioned whether officers used excessive force to stop him when, witnesses say, he was throwing rocks in traffic.

People from the Tri-Cities’ large Latino population gathered outside Wednesday’s Kennewick police media briefing to give reporters their opinions.

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Pasco Shooting
6:27 pm
Fri February 20, 2015

Additional Facts Emerge In Pasco, Wash. Police Shooting

Lizbeth Castaneda, 12, left, and her friend, Elizabeth Patrick, 9, both of Pasco. The girls came out to join in the protest and march last Saturday. Patrick said she witnessed the shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes near a busy grocery store and was scared.
Credit Anna King / Northwest News Network

In the Tri-Cities new facts emerged in the police shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes . Investigators said none of the three Pasco officers involved in the shooting were certified Spanish speakers. Latinos in Pasco have been protesting and calling for a federal investigation. 

Pasco is a farming town nestled snug into the confluence of the Columbia, Snake and Yakima rivers in southeast Washington. Onion peels flit like butterflies along the highways. But the shooting of a Latino man by Pasco police last week has thrust this fast-growing town into the national spotlight.

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Pasco Shooting
7:32 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Pasco Shooting: Some Tri-City Latino Community Members Say Feds Must Investigate

Protesters gather at the site of a police shooting.
Credit Anna King / Northwest News Network

Some Latinos in the Tri-Cities are renewing their call for a federal investigation into last week’s Pasco police shooting. They talked with the press outside a Kennewick police media briefing yesterday.

Felix Vargas of the Pasco business group Consejo Latino says he’s meeting with the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington next week. Vargas says he doesn’t want just the neighboring town of Kennewick’s police to conduct the investigation into the death of Antonio Zambrano-Montes last week.

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Pasco Shooting
4:26 pm
Thu February 19, 2015

Kennewick Police: Recovered All Bullet Fragments From Pasco Shooting

Ken Lattin with the Kennewick Police Department takes questions during a press conference last Friday.
Anna King Northwest News Network

Originally published on Thu February 19, 2015 4:19 pm

All the bullet fragments have been recovered from the Pasco police shooting scene and body of Antonio Zambrano-Montes.

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