Fight in US Bank Parking Lot Ends with One Fatally Stabbed in Kent

Jacob Kimerer

Kent Police state that life-saving measures were started immediately on the victim but they were unsuccessful.

Kent, WA: Around 9:05 p.m., Kent Police Officers were dispatched to the report of a fight that occurred in the area of 10231 104th Ave SE. Officers arrived and found an unresponsive male with numerous wounds laying on the ground.

CPR was started and Puget Sound Fire and Medics were called to the scene. Unfortunately, life-saving efforts were unsuccessful.

Officers spoke with witnesses who were on scene of the fight.

Based on witness statements, two suspects known to the victim started fighting. It is the victim and the suspects knew each other, but the reason for the fight is still being investigated.

An area search with a police canine did not locate the suspects. We are not releasing the identity of the victim at this time.

Kent Police Detectives are talking with the witnesses and are canvassing the neighborhood looking for any additional witnesses and/or surveillance video.

Kent Detectives are still gathering information to determine what led up to tonight’s incident and are gathering information about the suspects location.

Anyone with any information please call the Kent Police Department tip line at (253)856-5808 or 911. Please reference Kent Police case number 20-4603.