Moses Lake Police say Friday's officer-involved shooting occurred as officers were attempting an arrest of a person suspected of narcotics delivery.
The shooting happened on the 2700 block of West Broadway.
The suspect is identified as 36-year-old Roberto Excamilla Mendoza of Moses Lake.
Police say they recovered 5.7 pounds of methamphetamine and a large amount of cash from Mendoza's residence. During the arrest attempt, Mendoza struck two police vehicles with his 2002 Honda Accord. Mendoza was subsequently shot by Sergeant Brian Jones of the Moses Lake Police Department, one of the officers involved in the arrest. Sgt. Jones is a 16-year veteran with the department
Mendoza is being treated at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle for the injuries he sustained.
The case is under investigation by the Columbia Basin Investigative Team.