A 27-year-old man is dead after a shooting Friday night in a house near Edgewood, said Sgt. Cindi West of the King County Sheriff’s Department.
The suspect, also a 27-year-old man, was captured Saturday morning in Thurston County.
The shooting occurred about 8:30 p.m. at a house on the 37600 block of 44th Avenue South. Police have responded to previous incidents at the house, West said. Two men were visiting the suspect and a woman at the house. When they arrived, the victim and the suspect went into a room.
Witnesses told deputies they heard fighting then gunshots coming from the room, West said. Medical responders declared the victim dead at the scene.
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The suspect fled. He was captured in Thurston County at about 4:30 a.m. on Saturday. West said she did not yet know details surrounding the suspect’s capture.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.