A suspect is in custody from this morning’s shooting in Pullman that left one man dead and another injured.
23-year-old George Melvin Harris III of Pullman has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the shooting. Pullman Police say the Washington State University student that’s being treated for gunshot wounds at a Spokane hospital is expected to survive. The names of the victims haven’t been released. Officers say Harris was found at the scene with a handgun. Detectives are actively investigating the case to determine details of the shooting.
The victims were found near a large party where hundreds of people were gathered on Myrtle Street on College Hill. Officers were responding to a noise complaint around 12:30 when they heard several gun shots before locating the victims. The victims were found about a block from the party on Lybecker Road. The man who died passed away at Pullman Regional Hospital.
Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to contact the Pullman PD.