Murder Suspect Apprehended

<p>Murder Suspect Angel Venegas</p>

Murder Suspect Angel Venegas

A suspect wanted for killing a Prosser man at a Yakima hotel back in October is now in custody.

Yakima Police say Angel Venegas was apprehended at a residence this morning in Toppenish.

He was wanted in connection to the murder of 26-year-old Joshua Mathis on October 18th.

Mathis' body was found lying in the parking lot of the Red Apple Motel with injuries to his chest and head.

Venegas has been booked into the Yakima County Jail for investigation of first degree murder.