Richland PD officers identified in regards to Sundays death


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    RICHLAND, Wash. - Jose Mercado Sr died in the Richland police arrest on Sunday.

    The Richland Police Department posted on their facebook Wednesday afternoon with information on the officers involved.

    We previously reported that on Sunday Mercado was uncooperative with demands from the Richland PD and it took several officers to detain him.

    According to the post the following officers were:

    Sergeant Allen Jenkins, 20 years with Richland Police Department, 22 years in law enforcement.

    Officer Todd Gilbert, 2 years with Richland Police Department, 7 years in law enforcement.

    Officer Brandon Koe, 4 years with Richland Police Department, 10 years in law enforcement.

    Officer Ron Schneider, 11 years with Richland Police Department, 18 years in law enforcement.

    Officer Jason Lawrence, 12 years Richland Police Department, 20 years in law enforcement.

    The post also stated that the officers are currently on paid administrative leave according to department policy.

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