July deliberating ex-Yakama tribal officer's trial
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) -- A jury in Yakima is deliberating in the trial of an ex-Yakama tribal police officer.
The Yakima Herald-Republic reports (http://bit.ly/onNjnc ) 28-year-old Anthony Hernandez is charged with kidnapping and felony harassment. The trial went to the jury Monday.
Prosecutors say he held a 23-year-old man at gunpoint in September 2009 after finding him in bed with his estranged wife.
Defense lawyers say Hernandez believed his estranged wife was being attacked.
Information from: Yakima Herald-Republic, http://www.yakimaherald.com