Tagged with 'death'

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]

51-year old Man shot, killed in White Center after trying to break up robbery

51-year old Man shot, killed in White Center after trying to break up robbery

NOTE: This post was updated with new information at 9:36 p.m. on July 14, 2015: The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a 51-year-old man was fatally shot in White Center around 1:15... [Read more]

Evergreen alum Joe Arrants killed in construction accident; family needs help

Evergreen alum Joe Arrants killed in construction accident; family needs help

On Thursday (March 12), Evergreen alum Joe Arrants – a Senior Foreman for Kiewit on the new 520 bridge build – tragically fell 60 feet to his death. Joe was 34-years old, and leaves behind a wife... [Read more]