ABERDEEN, Wash. – Police have their second suspect in custody this afternoon from a shooting that took place in downtown Aberdeen last night.
Aberdeen police officers believe the two shot in the incident were in town as contract workers for Cosmo Specialty Fibers, both were shot around 10:30 last night near Mac’s Tavern on Heron street. A 26 year old Vancouver man was treated and released from Community Hospital, the second man, a 31 year old from The Dalles was transferred to an out of town hospital.
A 30 year old Aberdeen Transient is in custody, Captain John Green tells us 39 year old Michael Austin Kerby was located later today in Ocean Shores, and arrested without further incident. The handgun investigators believe was used in the shooting has not yet been discovered.