Police identify suspect in elderly woman's killing

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KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) -- Police say 28-year-old Adam Ryan Williams is a suspect in the death of an 87-year-old relative who was found dead in her mobile home.

The Tri-City Herald says (http://bit.ly/yrEm3s) that Williams was booked into Benton County on suspicion of homicide.

An autopsy is set for Monday for Viola Williams, whose body was found by another relative Friday afternoon.

Police spokesman Mike Blatman says the suspect and the victim were related, but it wasn't immediately clear what their relationship was.

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Information from: Tri-City Herald, http://www.tri-cityherald.com