State v. Aaron Rey Ybarra
Arraignment in State v. Aaron Ybarra: Aaron Ybarra, 26, was arraigned this morning on several charges filed in connection with a June 5 shooting at Seattle Pacific University that killed one student and injured two others. King County Prosecutors also filed this morning an additional charge of Attempted Murder in the First Degree. Ybarra is charged with Murder in the First Degree, three counts of Attempted Murder in the First Degree and one count of Assault in the Second Degree. All of the charges include firearm allegations. He entered a not guilty plea to the charges at this morning’s hearing. A case setting hearing is scheduled for September 10 at 1 p.m. in courtroom 1201 at the King County Courthouse. Ybarra is being held without bail at the King County Jail. The case is being handled by Senior DPAs Jessica Berliner and Kristin Richardson.