Everett man identified as victim of fatal shooting on bus

Gene Peterson, 33, died at the scene from gunshot wounds.

EVERETT — A man killed in a Sunday night shooting on a bus in Everett has been identified.

Gene Peterson, 33, of Everett, died at the scene from gunshot wounds, the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office said Wednesday.

People reported hearing shots around 8:10 p.m. The incident occurred on a Community Transit bus in the 7700 block of Evergreen Way.

The suspect, 22, of Lake Stevens, was arrested for investigation of second-degree murder.

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