Investigation continues in shooting death of woman and unborn child in Mattawa

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February 13, 2012

(Mattawa, WA) The Grant County Sheriff’s Office is continuing the investigate Saturday night’s shooting in Mattawa. This is an extremely sad incident since this shooting claimed not only a 28-year-old woman, but her unborn child as well. We extend our deepest sympathies to the victim’s family and friends. Detectives are working hard on this case and hope information from the public can help.

The shooting happened around 11 p.m. Saturday Feb. 11 at an apartment complex, 825 Third Place in Mattawa. At the time of the shooting the victim was unloading groceries from her car. This was not a drive-by shooting, and we don’t know if the shooting is gang-involved. We currently have no suspects and we are asking the public for help identifying the shooter.

Any information, no matter how small it may seem, is important to us. Anyone with possible information should call the Grant County Sheriff’s Office at 509-762-1160, or send information to [email protected]. Tipsters can we remain anonymous.