Yakima County sheriff’s deputies are looking for a suspect in a shooting early Monday outside the Legends Casino Hotel.

Legends security personnel found a woman in the parking lot of the casino near Toppenish around 12:40 a.m. with gunshot wounds to her head and torso, according to a Yakima County Sheriff’s Office news release. Deputies performed first aid on the woman until she was taken to a local hospital.

Her condition was not immediately available.

Deputies identified Buddy Byron McKenzie, 41, as the suspect in the shooting. Anyone with information on his whereabouts or the case are asked to call Detective Sergio Reyna at 509-574-2567, or Yakima County Crime Stoppers at 800-248-9980.

Tips can also be submitted online at http://www.crimestoppersyakco.org.

Reach Donald W. Meyers at dmeyers@yakimaherald.com or on Twitter: donaldwmeyers, or https://www.facebook.com/donaldwmeyersjournalist.

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