Kent Police Seek Information about Recent Homicide

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Do you have information about the Aug. 26 homicide of a Kent man? Kent PD wants to hear from you.

The Kent Police Department is asking for the public’s help. They are looking for information about the shooting death of a 37-year-old man on Friday, August 26 on Kent’s East Hill. Investigators say they don’t believe the shooting was a random incident, and they are hoping the public has additional information.

Investigators would like to talk to anyone who may have seen anything suspicious or out of the ordinary just prior to the shooting between 8 PM and 9:30 PM in the wooded area just south of SE 240th St. and 108th Ave. SE.

If you have information about the shooting, call 9-1-1 or contact the Kent Police Department on their tip line at 253-856-5808. Callers may remain anonymous.

Submitted by Kent Police Commander Jarod Kasner, PIO