Incident

4-22-2024 Washington West Richland 2-1

Location

April 22, 2024

William Wiley Elementary School
2820 S Highlands Blvd
West Richland, Washington

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Amber Rodriguez
  • Age: 31
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Angelica Santos
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Significant others - current or former
  • Name: Elias Huizar
  • Age: 39
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • School Incident
  • School Shooting - elementary/secondary school
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

Suspect shot his ex-wife while students leaving school at the end of the day. Victim was paraeducator at the school. Had filed for change in custody of their children. 2nd Loc 2507 S Highlands Blvd [killed 17 yo girlfriend, took 1 yo boy 3rd Loc I-5 mm 197 Suicide - boy - Roman - unharmed

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 40 SW

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 16
State House District: 16