October 15, 2012 in Region

Fatal assault in Ferry County

Associated Press

REPUBLIC, Wash. — The Ferry County sheriff’s office says a man was fatally assaulted at a home Saturday near the town of Malo (MAL’-oh) in northeast Washington.

Deputies responded to a phone call and found the victim, identified as Brian Bill, who later died at Ferry County Hospital in Republic.

KXLY reports a suspect was arrested for investigation of murder.

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