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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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October 2, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Seattle police investigating death of man found in Sodo area

Seattle police homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in the Sodo neighborhood on Saturday. Medics were flagged down that morning by someone who found a person under a blanket in “an obscure location off the road,” said police spokesman Mark Jamieson. The man’s body was found near Fourth Avenue South…

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July 3, 2013 at 3:18 PM

Woman found on Seattle railroad tracks was homicide victim

A woman whose body was found yesterday morning on a stretch of railroad tracks in Sodo was the vicitm of homicide, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. The victim has been identified as April L. Frederick, 60. She died on Tuesday of blunt-force trauma to the head and neck, the medical examiner’s office said. Police were dispatched to…

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November 19, 2012 at 11:07 AM

Body pulled from water in Seattle

A man’s body was pulled this morning from the water near Alaskan Way and Madison Street, police said. Seattle police and firefighters were called to the waterfront just before 7:30 a.m. after workers found a man’s body floating in the water. Police say the body had apparently been in the water for some time. The Seattle Fire Department’s…

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November 16, 2012 at 7:00 AM

Woman killed when car hits building was from Bonney Lake

The woman killed Wednesday when a driver apparently lost control of her car and crashed into a Renton office building has been identified as Kaye M. Hall, 60, of Bonney Lake. Hall, office manager of the Bill Severyns Farmers Insurance agency, was at work when a car driven by an 80-year-old woman crashed into the building. Police said the driver was parking…

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