UPDATE: Woman dies after being stabbed in SeaTac apartment Tuesday night


This post has been updated with new information provided by the King County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday, June 5, 2019:

A woman was stabbed and killed in SeaTac Tuesday night, June 4, the King County Sheriff’s Office reports.

Police say that the homicide happened in an apartment in the 3000 block of S. 208th Street (map below).

A 911 call came in at 8:35 p.m. from the 23-year old female, with sounds of a disturbance in the background that included a male’s voice and a baby crying.

The phone line disconnected and the only address Deputies were provided was from GPS coordinates from the 911 call which was an apartment complex in the 3000 block of S. 208th in SeaTac. Deputies arrived on-scene and began to area check for the disturbance.

At 8:50 p.m. a second 911 call came in, this one from a 59-year old male. He told the 911 call taker that he had stabbed his 23-year old girlfriend inside the apartment. Deputies immediately went to the apartment and located the male suspect, who was holding a 2-month old baby boy.

The female was also located on the floor, found with multiple stab wounds.

The male was arrested in the apartment.

The baby wasn’t injured but was taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure.

Deputies attempted lifesaving efforts on the female victim, and King County Medic’s arrived and continued to try to save the female’s life. Unfortunately, she died from her injuries.

The suspect was booked into the King County Jail for investigation of murder. The child was turned over to Child Protective Services.

Major Crimes Detectives are investigating.


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