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February 8, 2012 at 4:35 PM

Edmonds homeowner fatally shoots intruder, medical examiner says it's homicide

UPDATE: The Snohomish County Medical Examiner has identified the man killed in the shooting as Kenneth Richard Talley, 26, of Edmonds. Talley died of multiple wounds to the head and torso. His death has been classified a homicide.

An Edmonds homeowner killed an apparent intruder tonight, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.

According to a sheriff’s department news release, a person broke into a home in the 8900 block of 225th Place Southeast and was shot by the homeowner. The intruder died at the scene. Police responded at about 8:10 p.m.

Detectives from the sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit are investigating. The release says no additional information will be available tonight.

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