Home Invasion Robbery in Wapato

Four hispanic men are believed to be responsible for a home invasion robbery in Wapato this morning, Below is the official news release from the Yakima County Sheriff's Department:


On 09/14/2012, around 8:00 AM, four males entered a home in the 100 block of Balsam Ln in the Wapato area.  During the home invasion, one of the suspects brandished a  pistol  and pointed it at a victim inside the home. The victim was directed to remove property from rooms in the home.  He complied with the requests and was not injured.  The homeowner also complied and was not injured.  


The suspects, believed to be Hispanic, wore bandanas on their faces.  The Suspects fled in a green colored pick up with the word “Chevy” across the tailgate.


Anyone with information on this crime is encouraged to call  Detective Perrault with the Sheriff’s Office at (509) 574-2500.