Police: Yakima man shot in the face taken to Seattle hospital

YAKIMA, Wash. -- A Yakima man is being treated at a Seattle hospital after police said he was shot in the face this weekend. Police identified the victim as 33-year-old Valeriano Rueda.

The shooting happened around 3:20 a.m. Sunday on the 600 block of West Pierce Street -- just a block away from Ridgeview Elementary School.

Police said they have very little information about what may have led to the shooting. If you have any information about the case, please contact Yakima police.