Two men arrested in Kennewick with firearm in vehicle
Police arrested two men in Kennewick suspected of doing illegal drugs in a car early Friday morning. A gun was seen in the backseat as detectives approached the car.
Kennewick Police Department’s Criminal Apprehension Team detained Michael Wood, 21, for an arrest warrant and Joshua Verdun, 19, for felon in possession of a firearm. A third man in the car was released.
The incident took place at 1st Avenue and Quincy Street. The car was towed from the scene for police to obtain a search warrant.
Authorities are still investigating.