Suspect Sought in White Center Shooting

Murder Suspect, Billy D. Williams, sought by King County Sheriff's Detectives.

King County Sheriff’s Office asks for the public’s help.

King County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help locating the suspect who shot and killed a Seattle man outside of a bar in White Center earlier this month.

A Murder 1 warrant has been issued for Billy D. William, 30, of Oregon, for the May 7th murder of Seattle resident James Little, 30.

Little was attending a birthday party at a bar in the 9800 block of 16 Ave. SW when a group of women got into a fight.  The fight ended up outside, and the women eventually separated.

 Little approached a group of people across the street when Williams, who was in the group, pulled a gun and shot him in the head, killing him.

Detectives have not released a motive for the shooting, but said William’s has ties to Albany, Oregon and Seattle.  Williams is described as a black male, 30, 5’8”, medium build.

If you have information regarding the whereabouts of Williams you can call 911 or you may remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $1000 by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).