Pierce County jury convicts woman of murder for running over friend

Staff writerJune 24, 2013 

A Pierce County jury has convicted a Tukwila woman of using her Chevrolet Tahoe to run down her friend on a Tacoma street 18 months ago.

Jurors found Denise Larkins, 35, guilty of both second-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the Dec. 16, 2011 death of Michelle Johnson. They returned their verdict Thursday after a trial that spanned two weeks.

Larkins is to be sentenced July 19.

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