A 13-year-old boy, described as an active gang member in the lower valley was charged in Yakima County Juvenile Court Thursday in connection with the gang related shooting of five people, including 4 children at the Cinco De Mayo Festival in Sunnyside earlier this month.

Police say Mendoza was shooting at another gang member

Authorities say Angel Mendoza was firing at another gang member at the festival when the shots injured an adult and five kids. 13-year-old Mendoza is charged with five counts of first-degree assault. Yakima County Prosecutor Joe Brusic says the teen was charged and will be tried in juvenile court. He's being held on $500,000 bail.
Hundreds of people were at the event, May 6 when police say Mendoza fired shots at another gang member in the crowd.

The bullets hit five people including 4 children

Bullets struck 5 people in the crowd. A court affidavit says a 35-year-old man was struck in the leg, a 12-year-old boy was hit in the lip and tongue, a 6-year-old girl was hit in the leg, and two boys, ages 16 and 14, were shot in the legs.
After the shooting officers took two juveniles into custody at the event and 5 others were detained at a home in the 600 block of Harrison Avenue in Sunnyside. While police found a gun inside the house the 7 juveniles were released to their parents. Police announced the arrest of the 13-year-old Angel Mendoza last week. Authorities set a pretrial hearing for June 8. Mendoza is set for trial on June 27.

LOOK: See how much gasoline cost the year you started driving

To find out more about how has the price of gas changed throughout the years, Stacker ran the numbers on the cost of a gallon of gasoline for each of the last 84 years. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (released in April 2020), we analyzed the average price for a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline from 1976 to 2020 along with the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for unleaded regular gasoline from 1937 to 1976, including the absolute and inflation-adjusted prices for each year.

Read on to explore the cost of gas over time and rediscover just how much a gallon was when you first started driving.

LOOK: Route 66’s quirkiest and most wonderful attractions state by state

Stacker compiled a list of 50 attractions--state by state--to see along the drive, drawing on information from historic sites, news stories, Roadside America, and the National Park Service. Keep reading to discover where travelers can get their kicks on Route 66.

RANKED: Here are the most popular national parks

To determine the most popular national parks in the United States, Stacker compiled data from the National Park Service on the number of recreational visits each site had in 2020. Keep reading to discover the 50 most popular national parks in the United States, in reverse order from #50 to #1. And be sure to check with individuals parks before you visit to find out about ongoing, pandemic-related safety precautions at www.nps.gov/coronavirus.