Two Dead in Murder-Suicide at King County Housing Project in Kent

A male and female are dead after an apparent murder-suicide at a busy King County Housing Authority property.

Kent, WA: *Statement from Kent Police*

At approximately 1:45PM, Kent Patrol Units responded to the 23400 block of 104th Ave SE for the reports of a shooting incident.

Kent Patrol officers arrived in the area and contact was made with an adult female lying on the ground and an adult male lying nearby with a gun in his hand. Both sustained gunshot wounds. The female, a Kent resident, was non responsive, and life saving efforts were performed, however she succumbed to her injuries at the scene. The male, also a Kent resident, was also non responsive and life saving efforts were performed. However, the male was pronounced dead at the scene as well.

At this time we believe there are no others involved in this incident. Investigators are still gathering information from witnesses are collecting evidence from the scene. They are working to clarify the events that led to this shooting incident