Two People Seriously Injured After Having Throats Cut

A man and a woman are in a local hospital with serious injuries after a man allegedly cuts both of their throats this morning. 

Union Gap police say it happened around 10:30 this morning on the 2100 block of South 4th Avenue, when a woman got into an altercation with her boyfriend's brother.

When the boyfriend attempted to intervene, he was stabbed in the throat, along with the woman.

Police were able to locate the suspect after he fled near the 800 block of West Valley Mall Boulevard.

The suspect has been booked into the Yakima County Jail.

Police say they are still investigating the incident.