Tagged with 'death'

Man found dead in ravine Tuesday morning

Man found dead in ravine Tuesday morning

A man was found dead early Tuesday morning (July 11) in a ravine near 17th Place South and Des Moines Memorial Drive (map below). King County Sheriff’s detectives are calling the death a homicide, but... [Read more]

Woman shot and killed during fight in White Center early Tuesday morning

Woman shot and killed during fight in White Center early Tuesday morning

A 28-year old woman was shot at killed in the parking lot of the Avenues Apartments in the 10700 block of 14th Ave SW in White Center early Tuesday morning. The shooting happened just before 1 a.m. Police... [Read more]

Body found in homeless encampment near White Center Monday afternoon

Body found in homeless encampment near White Center Monday afternoon

Seattle Police conducted a death investigation after a man’s body was found in an homeless encampment Monday afternoon (June 5) near State Route 509. At about 1:15 p.m., police were called to respond... [Read more]

Police seeking suspect wanted for May 7 White Center homicide of James Little

Police seeking suspect wanted for May 7 White Center homicide of James Little

King County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help locating the suspect who shot and killed a Seattle man outside of a bar in White Center earlier this month. A Murder 1 warrant has... [Read more]

Victim of fatal shooting in White Center identified by Medical Examiner’s Office

Victim of fatal shooting in White Center identified by Medical Examiner’s Office

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the victim of Sunday’s fatal White Center shooting as James C. Little Jr., 30. Little was shot in the head – by a suspect still at large –... [Read more]

Detectives seek witnesses in fatal White Center shooting

Detectives seek witnesses in fatal White Center shooting

Looking south on 16th Ave SW, the location of the fatal shooting was on the right, across the street from the Taradise Bar (the old Marv’s Broiler), where crime scene tape can be seen. Photo taken... [Read more]

Man shot in head, killed outside bar in White Center early Sunday morning

Man shot in head, killed outside bar in White Center early Sunday morning

Around 1:43 a.m. Sunday morning (May 7), police responded to a report of a shooting at the Taradise Bar – located at 9808 16th Ave SW in White Center (map below) – to find a man dead in the street... [Read more]

High School senior killed in accidental shooting in White Center Friday night

High School senior killed in accidental shooting in White Center Friday night

From our sister site The B-Town Blog: Donovan Spann, 18 – a senior at New Start High School – was tragically killed in an accidental shooting on Friday night, March 10, Highline Public Schools announced... [Read more]

PODCAST: Man shot, killed; body found in airport restroom; Jack Mayne & more

PODCAST: Man shot, killed; body found in airport restroom; Jack Mayne & more

Here’s episode #67 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Man who shot, killed hatchet-wielding attacker at 7-11 will not face charges

Man who shot, killed hatchet-wielding attacker at 7-11 will not face charges

A gun-carrying man who shot and killed a hatchet-wielding attacker at a nearby 7-11 in March will not face charges, the King County Prosecutor’s Office announced Thursday, Sept. 1. As we previously... [Read more]

Pedestrian in wheelchair killed in hit & run accident in White Center

Pedestrian in wheelchair killed in hit & run accident in White Center

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a 63-year old man who was confined to a wheelchair was killed after he was struck by a car while crossing the street in a lit, marked crosswalk... [Read more]

Hatchet-wielding man shot by customer identified as Steven Blacktongue, 43

Hatchet-wielding man shot by customer identified as Steven Blacktongue, 43

The hatchet-wielding masked man who was shot by a customer Sunday morning (March 13) at a 7/11 in nearby Boulevard Park has been identified by the King County Medical Examiner’s Office as Steven... [Read more]

Victim of fatal Feb. 18 White Center shooting identified

Victim of fatal Feb. 18 White Center shooting identified

The King County Medical Examiners Office has identified the victim of the Feb. 18 fatal shooting in White Center as James Nickerson, Jr. Nickerson, 42, died from multiple gunshot injuries, officials said. The... [Read more]

Police find woman’s body in White Center home who had ‘been dead for weeks’

Police find woman’s body in White Center home who had ‘been dead for weeks’

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that around 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9, they responded to a call of a welfare check at a residence in the 1800 block of SW 98th Street (map below), where... [Read more]

Memorial for Kenney Bui will be Fri. & Sat.; online fundraiser set

Memorial for Kenney Bui will be Fri. & Sat.; online fundraiser set

Buddhist memorial rites will be held this Friday and Saturday for Kenney Bui, the TEC/Evergreen High School senior who died Monday as the result of head injuries suffered during a football game... [Read more]

Evergreen football player Kenney Bui passes away from game injuries

Evergreen football player Kenney Bui passes away from game injuries

Tragic, heart-breaking news out of Harborview Medical Center in Seattle Monday (Oct. 5) – Evergreen High School football player Kenney Bui has passed away, apparently from injuries he suffered at Friday... [Read more]

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney killed in motorcycle accident

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney killed in motorcycle accident

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney was killed in a tragic motorcycle accident in California on Monday, Aug. 17. Irish was well-known to the White Center/Burien-area as both an avid Harley rider... [Read more]

Body found in suitcase Monday morning – the 2nd in area since May

Body found in suitcase Monday morning – the 2nd in area since May

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a body was found in a suitcase near an apartment complex located at S. 204th Street and 30th Ave S. in SeaTac Monday morning (July 27) – the second... [Read more]

PODCAST: White Center shooting victim ID’d; Burien tire thief escapes & more

PODCAST: White Center shooting victim ID’d; Burien tire thief escapes & more

Here’s episode #11 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

Good samaritan who was shot and killed in White Center identified

Good samaritan who was shot and killed in White Center identified

Edward “Eddie” E. Grant, 51. Photo from his Facebook page. The good samaritan who was tragically shot and killed in White Center Tuesday morning (July 14) has been identified by the King County... [Read more]