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July 8, 2014 at 4:56 PM

Man killed in Duvall auger accident identified

The man killed after he fell into a piece of industrial machinery in Duvall on Monday morning has been identified. Bradley Hogue, 19, of Snohomish County, died of blunt-force injuries from falling into an auger, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Hogue was an employee of a company performing work at a Duvall residence…

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July 7, 2014 at 4:59 PM

Federal Way stabbing victim identified

The man who died after his wife allegedly stabbed him in Federal Way last Wednesday has been identified. Eric Winters, 52, died of stab wounds in the chest, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. His wife remains in custody for investigation of second-degree murder in lieu of $500,000 bail. According to a statement of…

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June 18, 2014 at 3:12 PM

Man shot on Ship Canal Bridge identified

A man who authorities say was fatally shot by two Washington State Patrol troopers after stopping his pickup in the middle of the Ship Canal Bridge on Monday has been identified as Jonathan K. Whitehead. Whitehead, 33, died from multiple gunshot wounds, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Little is known about Whitehead. His last address was in Marysville and…

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May 7, 2014 at 4:09 PM

Will shoe photo solve mystery of foot found on Seattle waterfront?

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office has released this photo of a sneaker found along Seattle’s waterfront  on Tuesday that contained a human foot. The shoe is a white New Balance with blue trim, men’s size 10-1/2. The model of shoe first went on sale in April 2008, according to the medical examiner’s office. In addition,…

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February 3, 2014 at 8:55 PM

Woman who died after Jan. 27 Pioneer Square shooting is ID’d

The woman who died from her injuries after a shooting in Pioneer Square Jan. 27 has been identified as Cassandra Hampton, 26, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Hampton was one of five people shot after a fight broke out outside a nightclub at Second Avenue Extension South and South Main Street, according to…

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January 7, 2014 at 5:38 PM

Worker killed in fall from Seattle building identified

A man who died after falling 50 feet off a building near Seattle Center on Monday has been identified as Aaron Adair, 34. Adair, reportedly an iron worker, was on scaffolding at a building at 101 Taylor Ave. N. when he fell, according to Seattle Fire Department spokesman Kyle Moore. He was taken to Harborview…

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December 17, 2013 at 2:38 PM

Ex-UW star Reggie Rogers died from cocaine, alcohol

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Reggie Rogers

Reggie Rogers, the former University of Washington All-American whose pro football career flamed out after he killed three teenagers in a DUI crash, died of  cocaine and alcohol intoxication.

On Tuesday, the King County Medical Examiner’s Office said that toxicology tests indicated that Rogers, 49, died of “combined cocaine and ethanol (alcohol) intoxication.” Rogers’ death was ruled an accident.

Rogers died in Seattle’s Central Area on Oct. 24. Police and medics were called to 2761 E. Yesler Way at 12:47 p.m. after Rogers was found not breathing and apparently dead on the porch of a home.

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December 5, 2013 at 3:24 PM

Police investigate death of woman in North Seattle motel

Seattle police homicide detectives are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found inside an Aurora Avenue North motel last night. Seal’s Motel manager Kelly Yu said she had grown concerned about the woman, a  longterm guest, because she hadn’t seen her since Saturday. Yu asked her husband to go into the woman’s room and check on her….

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November 6, 2013 at 9:46 AM

Man found slain Sunday in South Park was homeless

The man found stabbed to death Sunday morning in Seattle’s Duwamish Waterway Park has been identified as Ray M. Paul Jr., 23. Paul’s death has been classified as a homicide by the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. He died from multiple stab wounds, according to medical examiners. Seattle police and firefighters responded to a call at 1:23…

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October 4, 2013 at 10:19 AM

Alleged burglar shot dead in Kent still unidentified

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office is still working to identify a man who was fatally shot by the owner of a Kent tree nursery during an apparent burglary early Wednesday. According to the Sheriff’s Office, the owner shot and killed the alleged intruder and held a second man at gunpoint until deputies arrived at his nearly 20-acre property….

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