Thursday, July 9, 2020 8:28 AM EST
By The Associated Press, AP
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A 36-year-old Parker man has been charged in federal court with killing three people in Parker last month. The Yakima Herald reports a federal grand jury indicted Clifton Frank Peter on two first-degree murder counts and a charge of second-degree murder. He was also charged with two counts of discharging a firearm during a violent crime, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office. He is expected to make an initial appearance Thursday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mary Dimke in Yakima.