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July 5, 2012 at 7:52 PM

Pierce County detectives looking for husband of slain woman

Scott Mitsuo Kagawa (CrimeStoppers)

Detectives with the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department are asking the public’s help in finding Scott Mitsuo Kagawa.

The body of Kagawa’s wife, Rita Kagawa, was found June 26 near Yelm, Thurston, County, and authorities believe her husband is responsible for her death. A first-degree murder warrant has been issued for his arrest.

Kagawa, 49, is described as 5-foot-7, 175 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Authorities warn that he may be suicidal or trying to flee the area.

CrimeStoppers of Tacoma/Pierce County is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that brings about Kigawa’s arrest and charges against him. If you have information about Kigawa’s whereabouts, you are asked to call 253-591-5959. Callers may remain anonymous.

 

 

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