James ‘JJ’ Stimson: Second WMW airing helps lead to arrest of 16 year old accused of murder

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STIMSONFUGITIVE CAPTURED Dec. 16th, 2012
Tacoma police say Friday’s second airing of the case on WMW, was responsible for the arrest of James ‘JJ’ Stimson.

He was caught Sunday morning at a home he was known to hangout at near S. 30th & S. Tyler Streets.

He pleaded ‘not guilty’ in court Monday. Bail was set at $2 million.

He is the 352nd capture since Washington’s Most Wanted started in November, 2008.

FUGITIVE WANTED IN TACOMA Dec. 5th, 2012
Tacoma Police detectives need your help to locate homicide suspect James “JJ” Stimson Jr.

A felony warrant has been issued for Stimson’s arrest for Murder in the 1st degree.

At 3:10 a.m. on Sunday November 18th, 2012, victim David Watson was shot and killed by two suspects during an attempted robbery in the parking lot of Chevron gas station located at 56th and S. Lawrence St. in Tacoma.

Detectives identified “JJ” Stimson as being one of the suspects involved in the homicide and a warrant was issued for his arrest.

Stimson should be considered armed and dangerous.

Here are the details on JAMES “JJ” STIMSON:

  • Black/White male
  • Age: 16
  • Ht: 5’6″
  • Wt: 140
  • Hair: Black
  • Eyes: Hazel
  • Known to frequent the Salishan area of east Tacoma

If you know where his is, call an anonymous tip into:
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