Suspect arrested in Kennewick shooting

Suspect arrested in Kennewick shooting
KENNEWICK, Wash. -- Tommy Avis is currently booked in the Benton County Jail on charges of assault 1st degree.

Avis is an acquaintance of shooting victim Derrick Cady. Both men are from Kennewick.

The two were involved in a reported dispute, possibly over property.
Police say both have previous arrest records.

Officers tell KEPR Avis confronted Cady Saturday morning, and Cady was shot in the leg.

Avis left the scene in a rental car. It was later located and impounded.

Avis was arrested Sunday morning. Cady remains at a Seattle hospital.

Police are still looking for Michael Land, 24, who is a suspected accomplice to the shooting.

Additionally wanted for questioning is Genesis Garza, 28, who currently has outstanding unrelated warrants for her arrest.

As a direct result of this incident and investigation police made three more arrests on unrelated charges.