Man who died in shooting north of Marysville identified

Justin Boggs, 37, of Marysville, died from multiple gunshot wounds. He reportedly shot first.

MARYSVILLE — A Marysville man who was killed in an exchange of gunfire Monday has been identified

Justin J. Boggs and an Arlington man, both 37, were fighting at a house in the 11000 block of 72nd Avenue NE, north of Marysville. Boggs shot the other man, hitting him in the arm, according to police reports.

The Arlington man reportedly gained the upper hand, took the gun, and returned fire.

Boggs was transported in critical condition to Harborview Medical Center in Everett. He later died from multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office.

The two men apparently knew each other, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office. No arrests were made immediately.

It was first reported that Boggs was from Everett.

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