Pierce County Sheriff’s Department mental health director Dr. Lee Wong, hired recently, checks out an interview room for inmates at the Pierce County Jail in Tacoma on Friday.
Pierce County Sheriff’s Department mental health director Dr. Lee Wong, hired recently, checks out an interview room for inmates at the Pierce County Jail in Tacoma on Friday. Lui Kit Wong lwong@thenewstribune.com
Pierce County Sheriff’s Department mental health director Dr. Lee Wong, hired recently, checks out an interview room for inmates at the Pierce County Jail in Tacoma on Friday. Lui Kit Wong lwong@thenewstribune.com

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