Hostage Suspect Charge With 20 Felonies

<p>Richard Yallup</p>

Richard Yallup

A Toppenish man is charged with 20 different felonies after police say he held a family hostage over a week ago.

Richard Yallup was arrested after police say he held a family hostage in a home outside of Granger.

Yallup exchanged gunfire with police and shot a woman in the home -- he was taken down by the hostages while SWAT teams tried to negotiate with him.

Yallup is charged with multiple counts of assault, kidnapping, and threatening to kill.