A ‘murder hornet’ has been trapped for the first time in Washington after several confirmed sightings

Business Insider Australia | Aug 1, 2020 at 7:22 PM
  • The Washington State Department of Agriculture announced Friday that it trapped its first Asian giant hornet.
  • In Friday’s announcement, Washington’s agriculture department (WSDA) said that the hornet was found in a trap on July 14 and identified during lab processing on July 29.
  • WSDA advises witnesses of murder hornets to report it to the agency.