The Herald of Everett, Washington
Customer service  |  Subscribe   |   Log in or sign up   |   Advertising information   |   Contact us
HeraldNet on Facebook HeraldNet on Twitter HeraldNet RSS feeds HeraldNet Pinterest HeraldNet Google Plus HeraldNet Youtube
HeraldNet Newsletters  Newsletters: Sign up  Green editions icon Green editions

Pierce Co. man, woman dead in shooting

SHARE: facebook Twitter icon Linkedin icon Google+ icon Email icon |  PRINTER-FRIENDLY  |  COMMENTS
Associated Press
PUYALLUP -- A Pierce County sheriff's officer says it appears that the double shooting that claimed the lives of a man and woman near Puyallup as a murder-suicide.
Neighbors reported hearing gunfire about 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Sgt. Jerry Bates told KOMO-TV that deputies found a 46-year-old woman and a man in his 50s dead on the ground behind a trailer.
Bates said murder-suicide is officers' best initial theory.
He said the couple were living together in the trailer. Investigators said they're not looking for anyone else in the shooting.
Story tags » HomicideSuicidePuyallup

More Northwest Headlines


HeraldNet Headlines

Top stories and breaking news updates


Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus