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WSU shooter to see day in court

PULLMAN — Whitman County prosecutors announced on Thursday, June 27, that a man has been charged in connection with a 2021 shooting in Pullman that resulted in one death and one injury.

George Harris III faces a First Degree Manslaughter charge for the shooting death of Liban Barre in September 2021.

According to police, Liban Barre, 23, of Kent, Wash., and Washington State University (WSU) football player Brandon C. Gray, 24, of Detroit, Mich., were at a large party near WSU’s College Hill area when they were shot.

Both men were taken to the hospital in serious condition, where Barre later su...


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