Renton, WA: *PRESS RELEASE*
At 10:07 p.m. this evening, officers responded to a 911 call outside a business at the 200 block of Williams Ave S. When officers arrived there was a subject verbally threatening to hurt others while waving a knife. The officers followed the subject as he ran into the business and began threatening patrons inside the business and stabbing one victim. One of our officers shot the suspect and he is deceased. The victim of the stabbing is recovering at a local hospital, extent of injuries unknown at this time. No officers were injured.
An independent team has been called in to review the Officer involved shooting and those details will be released after their investigation.
Renton PD will be in investigating the assault and if there is more information we will release as it becomes available.
Case # is 19-6716
If you have any information regarding the incident, please call 911 and reference the above case number. Thank you.