Deputies investigate double-homicide at orchard in Othello

Adams County Sheriff's Office investigate a double-homicide after the bodies of two men are found early this morning in an orchard in Othello.

Deputies responded to the 1700 block of West Bench Road and found two men dead from what appears to be gunshot wounds.

The victims have been identified as 39-year-old Juan Luis Rizo-Torres and 29-year-old Ruben Gonzalez-Navarrete, both from Othello.

It is believed the incident took place last night.

The Columbia Basin Investigation Team and Washington State Patrol Crime Lab is assisting in the investigation.