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Posted on: May 25, 2022

Incident on 5/21/2022 near the 9900 block of South Tacoma Way in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Yolanda Montgomery

Age:  54 Years

Of: Unknown address&am...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Incident on 5/20/2022 at Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the child who died as the result of this incident.  No evidence of significant physical injury was found during examination of t...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Incident on 5/19/2022 near the 1300 block of East Fairbanks Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Riley Kimbrough

Age:  46 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Incident on 5/20/2022 at Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the child who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Lenyia Swansey-Faafiti

Age:  11 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Incident on 5/17/2022 near the 7600 block of Pacific Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Elisia Simpson

Age:  24 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Incident on 5/14/2022 near the 8900 block of American Lake Avenue in Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: George Howard, III

Age:  42 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Incident on 4/28/2022 near the 3400 block of East E Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Taape Nunu

Age:  41 Years

Of: Spanaway, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Incident on 5/8/2022 near the 4500 block of Orchard Street West in Fircrest, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Wesley Collett, III

Age:  34 Years

Of: Fircrest, WA&nb...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Incident on 5/8/2022 near the 5400 block of South Tacoma Way in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Reginald Taylor

Age:  56 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Incident on 5/7/2022 near the 1300 block of Rice Kandle Road East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Celina Rios Munoz

Age:  27 Years

Of: Lakewood, WA&nb...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Incident on 5/8/2022 near the 6700 block of 19th Street West in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Christofer Wheeler

Age:  19 Years

Of: Joint Base Lewis-McC...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Incident on 5/5/2022 near the 1000 block of Martin Luther King Jr Way in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Frank Pierce

Age:  52 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Incident on 5/7/2022 near the 3400 block of East D Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Samuel Garza-Gonzalez

Age:  24 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA&nb...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Incident on 3/21/2022 near the 1500 block of Tacoma Avenue South in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Mark Griffin

Age:  48 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Incident on 4/20/2022 near the 2300 block of South G Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Judson Mounts

Age:  37 Years

Of: Gig Harbor, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Incident on 4/30/2022 near the 700 block of Market Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Odessa Easterlin

Age:  37 Years

Of: Lakewood, WA&nbs...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Incident on 12/21/2021 near the 2600 block of Cliffside Lane Northwest in Gig Harbor, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Drake Ackley

Age:  28 Years

Of: Gig Harbor, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Incident on 2/19/2022 near South 43rd Street & South Cedar Street, in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Kavonte Crowley

Age: 29 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

Cause of Deat...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Incident on 4/12/2022 near South Yakima Ave & South 86th Street, in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Shirley Barbara Wheeler

Age: 64 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Incident on 4/20/2022 near the 12700 block of 47th Ave SW in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Zachary Parks

Age: 32 Years

Of: Lakewood, WA 

Cause of Deat...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Incident on 3/16/2022 near the 10900 block of 57th Avenue Court East in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Dennis Queen

Age:  70 Years

Of: Puyallup, WA 

Cause of Deat...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Incident on 4/12/2022 near the 16500 block of 50th Avenue Court East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Raymond Plattner

Age:  80 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Incident on 4/12/2022 near the 8800 block of South Hosmer Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Astina Messieur

Age:  25 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Incident on 4/1/2022 near the 3200 block of East Main Avenue in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Dorothy Schoene

Age:  58 Years

Of: Spokane, WA ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Incident on 4/7/2022 near the 19700 block of Mountain Highway East in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Case Doveno

Age:  22 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Incident on 4/8/2022 near the 8800 block of Pacific Avenue South in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Brian Roberts, Jr.

Age:  30 Years

Of: Spanaway, WA&nbs...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Incident on 4/11/2022 near the 1800 block of Day Island Boulevard West in University Place, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Annabelle Hichens

Age:  33 Years

Of: Renton, WA ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Incident on 4/8/2022 near the 9700 block of Canyon Road East in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Matthew Sita

Age:  38 Years

Of: Unknown residence ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Incident on 3/14/2021 near the 4300 block of Kitsap Way in Bremerton, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity of the man who died.

Name:  Vernon Parrow

Age: 53 Years

Of: Bremerton, WA

Cause of Death: Certified by Kitsap County Coroner’s Offic...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Incident on 3/24/2022 near the 19100 block of 60th Street East in Lake Tapps, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Abbie Rupnick

Age:  33 Years

Of: Lake Tapps, WA ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Incident on 3/19/2022 near the 10400 block of 19th Avenue Court South in Parkland, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the child who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Marquise Slack

Age:  15 Years

Of: Lakewood, WA ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Incident on 3/27/2022 near East 29th Street & Portland Avenue East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Terrance T. Dillon

Age:  26 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2022

Incident on 3/11/2022 near the 100 block of 129th St S in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the child who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Sarai Brooks

Age:  2 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Incident on 3/19/2022 near the 3200 block of Portland Avenue East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jordan Brown

Age:  29 Years

Of: Gig Harbor, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Incident on 3/16/2022 near the 4500 block of South Pine Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Michael Mercado

Age:  37 Years

Of: Ruston, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Incident on 3/16/2022 near the 7000 block of East B Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Steven Elmendorf

Age:  61 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Incident on 3/13/2022 near the 3800 block of East Howe Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Alin Valencia-Miranda

Age:  22 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Incident on 3/14/2022 near the 4300 block of Portland Avenue East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Michael Jones

Age:  48 Years

Of: Spanaway, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Incident on 3/15/2022 near the 19000 block of Pacific Avenue South in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the Deputy who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Dominique Calata

Age:  35 Years

Of: Puyallup, WA&nb...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 21, 2022

Incident on 3/16/2022 near the 9600 block of Pacific Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Stephanie La Guardia

Age:  47 Years

Of: Auburn, WA&n...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 21, 2022

Incident on 5/15/2021 near the 3900 block of Olympic Boulevard West in University Place, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the child who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Tupulua Taleni

Age:  15 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 21, 2022

Incident on 3/15/2022 near the 19000 block of Pacific Avenue South in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jeremy Dayton

Age:  40 Years

Of: Steilacoom, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2022

Incident on 3/5/2022 near the 1700 block of South Sprague Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Darin Clark

Age:  61 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2022

Incident on 3/6/2022 near the 9800 block of 224th Street East in Graham, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Danny Stanley

Age:  25 Years

Of: Snoqualmie, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 7, 2022

Incident on 1/25/2021 near the 8800 block of South Hosmer Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity of the man who died.

Name:  James Michael Smith

Age: 66 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death: Certified by private physician

Manner of Death: Ce...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 7, 2022

Incident on 2/25/2022 near the 8800 block of Highland Avenue Southwest in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Terrence Hamilton

Age:  49 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Incident on 2/24/2022 near the 1100 block of Dock Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Steven Wohlwend

Age:  31 Years

Of: Federal Way, WA&nbs...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Incident on 2/28/2022 near the 4900 block of Burlington Way in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Heather Cooper

Age:  31 Years

Of: Unknown address&nb...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Incident on 2/21/2022 near the 9200 block of Veterans Drive Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Vladimir Matkovskiy

Age:  65 Years

Of: Federal Way, WA&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Incident on 2/11/2022 near the 2100 block of Spencer Street North in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Joseph Sanchez

Age:  36 Years

Of: Unknown address ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Incident on 2/25/2022 near the 11200 block of Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Cornelius Cox

Age:  25 Years

Of: Lacey, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Incident on 2/26/2022 near the 20500 block of Mountain Highway East in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: James Brown

Age:  68 Years

Of: Spanaway, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Incident on 2/25/2022 near the 11200 block of Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: James Hopson

Age:  41 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Incident on 02/10/2022 near the 1000 block of 76th Street Court East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Esteban Vasquez, III

Age:  38 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA&nbs...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Incident on 02/15/2022 On Southbound Interstate 5 in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Justin Roberts

Age:  35 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Incident on 02/15/2022 On Interstate 5 in Milton, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Joseph Masterson

Age:  49 Years

Of: Auburn, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Incident on 02/14/2022 near the 3000 block of South Orchard Street in Fircrest, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jennifer Staley

Age:  34 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Incident on 02/14/2022 near the 4400 block of Portland Avenue East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: John Teal

Age:  52 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 9, 2022

Incident on 02/07/2022 near the 8800 block of Hosmer Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Joshua Ferrell

Age:  40 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Incident on 02/05/2022 near the 3800 block of Pacific Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Philip Mercado Mendoza

Age:  37 Years

Of: Parkland, WA&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2022

Incident on 11/20/2021 near the 18800 block of 27th Avenue East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Rick Achziger

Age:  64 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2022

Incident on 01/20/2022 near the 24400 block of 94th Avenue East in Graham, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Nora Schindler

Age:  75 Years

Of: Graham, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Incident on 01/29/2022 near the 15200 block of 91st Avenue Court East in South Hill, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Johnathen Piedra

Age:  30 Years

Of: SeaTac, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Incident on 01/28/2022 near the 3100 block of Pacific Highway East in Fife, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Terrance Flowers

Age:  37 Years

Of: Unknown address&nb...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Incident on 01/27/2022 near the 14900 block of Pacific Avenue South in Parkland, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jerome Holman

Age:  39 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Incident on 01/25/2022 near the 8700 block of South Hosmer Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Demonte Nettles

Age:  29 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Incident on 1/21/2022 near the 700 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Way in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity of the man who died.

Name:  Cedric James

Age: 57 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death: Certified by private physician

Manner of Death: Certified...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Incident on 01/31/2022 near the 5400 block of South Washington Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Victor Scott

Age:  56 Years

Of: Graham, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Incident on 01/28/2022 near the 10400 block of Woodland Avenue East in Summit, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Brett Stagg

Age:  24 Years

Of: Spanaway, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Incident on 12/27/2017 near the 2100 block of Union Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Robert Gibson, Jr.

Age:  64 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Incident on 01/09/2022 near the 300 block of Montezuma Drive in Carbonado, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Zoe Lacrosse

Age:  23 Years

Of: Carbonado, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2022

Incident on 01/09/2022 near the 27700 block of Mundy Loss Road in Buckley, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Justin M. Rebic

Age:  26 Years

Of: Carbonado, WA ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Incident on 01/23/2022 near the 3800 block of East I Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Gage D. Hallstead

Age:  27 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Incident on 1/17/2022 near the 800 block of South Sheridan Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Earl J. Harris III

Age: 53 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Incident on 01/06/2022 near the 200 block of East 23rd Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jeremy Tomlinson

Age:  30 Years

Of: Unknown address

Cause o...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Incident on 12/31/2021 near the 200 block of Rosemount Way in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: James Elliott

Age:  83 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death:...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Incident on 01/02/2022 near the 6100 block of 112th Street Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Gloria Choi

Age:  33 Years

Of: Chehalis, WA

Cause of Deat...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Incident on 12/31/2021 near the 300 block of North D Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jordan Michael Patterson

Age:  31 Years

Of: Unknown reside...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Incident on 01/01/2022 near Interstate 5 and Murray Road Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Eric L. Johnson

Age:  40 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Deat...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Incident on 12/31/2021 near the 21000 block of 41st Avenue East in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jim Gastelum

Age:  31 Years

Of: Unknown residence

Cause of ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Incident on 1/1/2022 near the 1600 block of Wheeler Street South in Parkland, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Sorin Lay

Age:  40 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death:&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: January 3, 2022

Incident on 12/21/2021 near the 21000 block of Meridian Avenue East in Graham, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Patricia Soto

Age:  41 Years

Of: Unknown address

Cause of...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2021

Incident on 12/20/2021 near the 7900 block of River Road East in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Maria Vargas Benitez

Age:  21 Years

Of: Puyallup, WA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2021

Incident on 12/20/2021 near the 11000 block of 58th Street Court East in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the child who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Hudson Carlisle

Age:  2 Years

Of: Puyallup, WA

Cause of D...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

Incident on 12/20/2021 near the 1800 block of South 93rd Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the male who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jason Arkell

Age:  46 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death:...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

Incident on 12/19/2021 near the 9100 block of South Alaska Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the male who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Thiy Conway

Age:  14 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death:&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Incident on 12/15/2021 near the 9600 block of Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Thomas Engelberg

Age:  45 Years

Of: Unknown address

Cause o...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Incident on 12/9/2021 near the 100 block of 165th Street East in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Sha’Biez Moore

Age:  24 Years

Of: Spanaway, WA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Incident on 12/11/2021 at Crystal Mountain in WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Robert Weisel

Age:  66 Years

Of: Issaquah, WA

Cause of Deat...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Incident on 12/3/2021 near the 9600 block of Steilacoom Boulevard Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Allan Mallari 

Age:  50 Years

Of: Lakewo...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Incident on 11/28/2021 near the 700 block of Claremont Street in Fircrest, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Robert C. Riler 

Age:  70 Years

Of: Firc...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Incident on 12/6/2021 near the 3500 block of 92nd Street Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Byron Wayne Schwabe 

Age:  75 Years

Of: ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: December 8, 2021

Incident on 10/21/2021 near the 4100 block of 109th Street Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Warren Gene Jackson 

Age:  45 Years

Of: ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2021

Incident on 11/13/2021 near the 3800 block of East McKinley Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Syretta Roshona Brown 

Age:  35 Years

Of: Unknown addres...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2021

Incident on 11/28/2021 near the 4400 block of East Portland Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Matthew Rogers McIntire 

Age:  18 Years

Of:&n...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 29, 2021

Incident on 11/25/2021 near I-5 & E Portland Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Kimberly Monica Rokpeter

Age: 67 Years

Of: Lakewood, WA

Cause of Death: Multiple blu...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Incident on 11/5/2021 near the 3100 block of South 9th Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Gaylee Anne Valente Curcio  

Age:  44 Years

Of: Tacoma

, WA

Cause o...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Incident on 11/4/2021 near the intersection of Maple Street and Traffic Avenue in Sumner, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Joshua Cannan Ross 

Age:  39 Years

Of: B...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Incident on 10/28/2021 near the 300 block of 39th Avenue Southeast Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Linda Lou Lee

Age:  64 Years

Of: Pacific, WA

Cause of Death: Multiple blunt...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Incident on 11/5/2021 near the intersection of Emerson and Orchard Streets in Fircrest, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Brandon Casey Covert 

Age:  20 Years

Of: ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Incident on 11/6/2021 near the 8000 block of Steilacoom Boulevard Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Trevor Douglas Petersen 

Age:  31 Years

Of:&n...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2021

Incident on 11/6/2021 on State Route 512 in Summit, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Kimberly E. Rosoto 

Age: 54 Years

Of: Graham, W...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2021

Incident on 7/24/2021 near the 10400 block of Ainsworth Avenue South in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Tanielu Utu 

Age: 41 Years

Of: Unknown address

Cau...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Incident on 11/1/2021 near the 4600 block of Portland Avenue East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Ivan Robles Carretero 

Age: 24 Years

Of: Tacoma, ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Incident on 11/1/2021 near the 200 block of 165th Street South in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Denerio Ferguson 

Age: 29 Years

Of: Unknown addre...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2021

Incident on 10/21/2021 near the 10400 block of Sales Road South in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jaron C. Bennett 

Age: 32 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Dea...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Incident on 10/25/2021 near the 4700 block of 240th Street East in Graham, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Sean Edward Cortado Jr. 

Age: 27 Years

Of: Graham...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Incident on 9/28/2021 on I-5 near Portland Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Harold Gaule 

Age: 64 Years

Of: San Juan Capistra...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Incident on 10/25/2021 near the 8800 block of South Pacific Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Lyle Cropper Pratt 

Age: 66 Years

Of: Unknown add...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Incident on 10/24/2021 near the 12000 block of Kapowsin Highway East in Graham, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Zakary Kevin Lawrence 

Age: 27 Years

Of: Lakewood...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Incident on 10/27/2021 near Joint Base Lewis McChord on I-5 in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Derel N Boggs 

Age: 61 Years

Of: The Dalles, OR

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Incident on 10/21/2021 near the 4200 block of Everett Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Raymond Williams 

Age: 22 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Incident on 8/9/2021 near the 11000 block of 215th Avenue East in Sumner, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Baigedrian Lyndale Robinson 

Age: 20 Years

Of: Su...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Incident on 10/21/2021 near the 4200 block of Everett Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Natasha Brincefield

Age: 22 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds of t...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Incident on 10/21/2021 near the 4200 block of Everett Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Emery Christopher Thomas Lese

Age: 19 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death: Multiple gu...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Incident on 10/21/2021 near the 4200 block of Everett Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Maria Tiburcia Nunez

Age: 42 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death: Gunshot wound of t...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Incident on 10/20/2021 near the 3200 block of East Main Avenue in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Joseph Adrian Beckley 

Age: 46 Years

Of: Puyallup...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Incident on 10/09/2021 near the 5300 block of Yacht Club Road in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Khyle Joseph Carmignani 

Age: 19 Years

Of: Spanaw...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Incident on 10/12/2021 near the 20000 block of Mountain Highway East East in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Krystal Storm LeBoeuf 

Age: 28 Years

Of: Unknow...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Incident on 9/28/2021 near the 4300 block of 200th Street East in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Deanna Rae Stoumbaugh 

Age: 54 Years

Of: Unknow...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Incident on 9/27/2021 on State Route 16 in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jose Luis Ramirez Ramirez 

Age: 33 Years

Of: San ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Incident on 9/27/2021 near the 7200 Block of South Cushman Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Korinn M. Siwicke 

Age: 57 Years

Of: Roy, WA&am...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Incident on 9/25/2021 near the 700 Block of East 38th Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Diego S Escalante 

Age: 31 Years

Of: Unknown addr...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Incident on 9/25/2021 near the 1000 Block of 272nd Avenue East in Buckley, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Ryan Edwin Bentley

Age: 27 Years

Of: Unknown address&n...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2021

Incident on 9/23/2021 near the 8800 Block of South Hosmer Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Antonio Deshaun Robinson

Age: 35 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2021

Incident on 9/22/2021 near the 2900 Block of South 47th Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Soohui Kim

Age: 42 Years

Of: Unknown City, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Incident on 9/7/2021 near the 5600 Block of 75th Street West in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Valerie LouRae Greenfield

Age: 59 Years

Of: Unknown City, WA&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Incident on 7/20/2020 near the 800 Block of Pacific Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Brandon LaTron Lee

Age: 36 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Incident on 9/4/2021 near the 7300 Block of 150th Street Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Spencer Allan Clayborn

Age: 25 Years

Of: Lakewood, WA&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Incident on 9/6/2021 near the 9700 Block of Pacific Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Rikki Lynn Millerup

Age: 40 Years

Of: Unknown address

Cause of Dea...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 8, 2021

Incident on 8/14/2021 near the 2600 Block of 84th Street South in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Charles Wayne Fiveash, Jr

Age: 39 Years

Of: Unknown residence&n...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 7, 2021

Incident on 8/31/2021 near the 3200 Block of 214th Avenue East in Lake Tapps, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jason Dean Wilson

Age: 46 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

Ca...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Incident on 9/2/2021 near the 10200 Block of Bridgeport Way Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Brandon A. Toj

Age: 19 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

Cause...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Incident on 8/28/2021 near the 1800 Block of 150th Street South in Spanaway, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Scott Odell Howard

Age: 51 Years

Of: Graham, WA

Cause of Death:&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 30, 2021

Incident on 8/25/2021 near the 1400 Block of South Sprague Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Job Anthony William Irving

Age: 30 Years

Of: Sacramento, C...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 26, 2021

Incident on 8/22/2021 near the 5600 Block of South J Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Nicholas William Rathke

Age: 40 Years

Of: Lacey, WA

Cause o...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 26, 2021

Incident on 8/7/2021 near the 4700 Block of 36th Street Northeast in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Tara Bonham

Age: 55 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death: ...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Incident on 8/17/2021 near Pioneer Way E & Gay Rd E, in Waller, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Johnny David McQueen

Age: 41 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death:&am...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Incident on 8/17/2021 near the 7400 block of 20th Ave East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Ryan Douglas Irey

Age: 34 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA 

Ca...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 19, 2021

Incident on 8/16/2021 near the 1800 block of South 15th Street, in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Dalvon Eugene Edwards Shinhoster  

Age: 39 Years

Of:&n...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 18, 2021

Incident on 8/12/2021 near the 9500 block of 254th St E in Graham, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Bradley Kassuhn 

Age: 51 Years

Of: Graham, WA&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 12, 2021

Incident on 8/8/2021 near the 7000 block of Pacific Ave in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Aaron Gentry Mathiason

Age: 46 Years

Of: No fixed address&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Incident on 8/7/2021 near South 72nd Street & South Yakima Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Joylene Rae Miller-Wagner 

Age: 66 Years

Of: Ta...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Incident on 8/7/2021 near South 72nd Street & South Yakima Avenue in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: James Alan Wagner 

Age: 63 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Ca...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 5, 2021

Incident on 7/28/2021 near the 16900 Block of Meridian Avenue East in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Franklin Thananga

Age: 16 Years

Of: Puyallup, WA

Cause of D...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Incident on 7/30/2021 near the 15900 Block of Wright Bliss Road Northwest in Gig Harbor, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Joelle Alain Blos

Age: 52 Years

Of: Gig Harbor, WA

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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Incident on 7/28/2021 near the 1000 Block of Wright Bliss Road Northwest in Gig Harbor, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Colby Jake Pederson

Age: 32 Years

Of: Gig Harbor, WA

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Incident on 7/24/2021 near North Pearl Street & North 9th Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Heather Lee Mason Tucker

Age: 36 Years

Of: No fixed addr...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Incident on 5/12/2021 near the 5100 Block of South Tapps Drive East in Lake Tapps, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Henry Pineda

Age: 58 Years

Of: Bonney Lake, WA

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Incident on 7/25/2021 near the 3200 Block of Cabrini Drive Northwest in Gig Harbor, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Elizabeth Hoover

Age: 47 Years

Of: Gig Harbor, WA

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Incident on 7/27/2021 near the 6800 Block of Lakewood Drive West in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Paul G Chan

Age: 46 Years

Of: Roy, WA

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Incident on 7/24/2021 near the 500 Block of South I Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Bud Eugene Morgan

Age: 32 Years

Of: Unknown Address

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Incident on 7/19/2021 near the 20000 Block of 12th Avenue East in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jessica Helene Outler

Age: 43 Years

Of: Spanaway, WA

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Incident on 07/18/2021 near the 900 block of A Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity of the individual who died as the result of this incident. The cause and manner of death are pending at this time. 

Name:  Denise Nicole Smith 

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 21, 2021

June 2021 Heat Wave: Heat-Related Deaths in Pierce County

The Pierce County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed 24 heat-related deaths due to the unprecedented heat in the region.  The following is the name, age, and death location for the 24th case confirmed and next of kin have been notif...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Incident on 7/18/2021 near Pacific Avenue & South 56th Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Leroy Navarro

Age: 39 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Death:&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 19, 2021

June 2021 Heat Wave: Heat-Related Deaths in Pierce County

June 2021 Heat Wave: Heat-Related Deaths in Pierce County

The Pierce County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed 23 heat-related deaths due to the unprecedented heat in the region.  The following are the names, ages, and death location...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Incident on 7/15/2021 near the 4600 Block of East B Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Purvis R. Taylor

Age: 45 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

Cause of Deat...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Incident on 7/9/2021 near the 8000 Block of Pacific Highway East in Milton, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Melvin Dale Miller

Age: 68 Years

Of: Auburn, WA

Cause of De...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2021

June 2021 Heat Wave: Heat-Related Deaths in Pierce County

The Pierce County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed 23 heat-related deaths due to the unprecedented heat in the region.  The following are the names, ages, and death location for cases confirmed where next of kin have been notified...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2021

June 2021 Heat Wave: Heat-Related Deaths in Pierce County

The Pierce County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed 23 heat-related deaths due to the unprecedented heat in the region.  There are still deaths under investigation and this number may change.  Publicly releasable informati...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Incident on 7/3/2021 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Kayla M Kulow

Age: 21 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Incident on 7/8/2021 near the 700 block of Commerce Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Victor Martin Lee Davis

Age: 44 Years

Of: Tacoma, WA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Incident on 7/4/2021 near the 4600 block of Pacific Highway East in Fife, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Song Ja Berquist

Age: 84 Years

Of: Milton, WA

Cause of Death:&...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Incident on 7/4/2021 near the 8200 block of South Hosmer Street in Tacoma, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Kenneth Glendel James

Age: 42 Years

Of: Lakewood, WA

Cause of Death:...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Incident on 7/4/2021 near the 7600 block of Hidden Lane Northwest in Gig Harbor, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Paul William Dotson

Age: 48 Years

Of: Gig Harbor, WA

Cause of Death:...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Incident on 6/26/2021 near the 9200 block of Veterans Drive Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Jamario Gorman-Thomass

Age: 20 Years

Of: Stockton, CA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Incident on 6/25/2021 near the 6500 block of 20th Street East in Fife, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Dwayne Michael Fields

Age: 34 Years

Of: Unknown address

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 2, 2021

June 2021 Heat Wave: Heat-Related Deaths in Pierce County

The Pierce County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed 12 heat-related deaths due to the unprecedented heat in the region.  A small number of deaths are still under investigation and this number may change.

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: July 1, 2021

June 2021 Heat Wave: Heat-Related Deaths in Pierce County

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed 9 recent heat-related deaths due to the unprecedented heat in the region.  A small number of deaths are still under investigation and this number may change.

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Incident on 6/18/2021 at Lake Tapps in Lake Tapps, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Rolando Garcia

Age: 29 Years

Of: Escondido, CA

Cause of Death:&n...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Incident on 6/18/2021 on Highway 167 in Sumner, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Patricia Snuggs

Age: 81 Years

Of: Mount Vernon, WA

Cause of Death:...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Incident on 6/12/2021 on Spanaway Loop Road in Parkland, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Stephen Randolph Shelton

Age: 72 Years

Of: Eatonville, WA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Incident on 6/12/2021 near the 4200 block of Sharondale Street Southwest in Lakewood, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Brent Jalmari Peltomaa

Age: 40 Years

Of: University Place, WA

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Incident on 6/7/2021 near the 500 block of Valley Avenue Northeast in Puyallup, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Nicholas Andrew Bunten

Age: 31 Years

Of: Puyallup, WA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Incident on 8/27/2019 near the 5000 block of Mariner Street in Gig Harbor, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Shawn Nathaniel Salters

Age: 42 Years

Of: Unknown, WA

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Incident on 5/30/2021 near the 7500 block of 171st Avenue Court East in Sumner, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the woman who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Debra Marie Rorvik

Age: 61 Years

Of: Sumner, WA

Cause of Death:&am...

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Medical Examiner Media Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Incident on 5/30/2021 near the 7500 block of 171st Avenue Court East in Sumner, WA

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity and the cause and manner of death of the man who died as the result of this incident.

Name: Mark Steven Rorvik

Age: 59 Years

Of: Sumner, WA

Cause of Death:&...

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