Richland Transient Arrested for Stabbing and Arson
A Richland homeless man was arrested and charged with stabbing a man and arson. That man, Shea Smith, is being held on charges of assault and arson according to news reports. He had an argument with a neighbor Tuesday night after 9 pm off Marshall Ave and stabbed him multiple times allegedly.
That victim was taken to the hospital and then a fire broke out about one block from the first incident. Police started searching for the man and found him shortly after the fire was started.