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CAPTURED: WMW viewer tips lead DOC Officers to wanted gang member convicted in deadly burglary

FUGITIVE CAPTURED April 17, 2018 —
The Department of Corrections says thanks to Washington’s Most Wanted viewer tips, the Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force arrested Armando Rodriguez-Willis in Kennewick on Tuesday.   DOC Officers say Rodriguez-Willis was spotted coming out of the Kamiakin Apartments to get into a blue van.   He was taken into custody without incident. Rodriguez-Willis was booked into the Benton County Jail on his Department of Corrections warrant for Escape.

He is WMW Capture 983!

Do business with ‘Dopey’ and you may end up dead.

That’s the warning for anyone crossing paths with wanted high-violent gang member, Armando Rodriguez-Willis.

Department of Corrections officers say ‘Dopey’ is his street name.

He was convicted of first degree burglary where a guy he recruited to help break into a home in Kennewick to collect money ended up getting shot dead, in the head, at point-blank range.

Now, ‘Dopey’ is breaking probation for the robbery in Benton County.

He’s also been busted for a bunch of domestic violence assaults, disorderly conducts and hit and run.

He’s 27 years old.

If you know where he’s hiding, use the P3 Tips App to submit your information to Crime Stoppers, or call the hot line at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).

It’s anonymous — you never have to give your name — and you’ll get a cash reward of up to $1,000 if your tip helps lead to his arrest.