Renton man interrupts car prowl, ends up dead

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RENTON —  A 22-year old Renton man who tried to stop a prowler he caught breaking into his car ended up dead.  He and his brother found a teenager trying to get into their car on the 200 block of SW 5th Place early Saturday morning, and started arguing with the prowler.

The fight escalated, and one brother was stabbed.  He was rushed to Harborview, where he later died in surgery.  The 16-year old Seattle teen and his friend were arrested.  Police recovered the murder weapon.  They’re asking anyone who witnessed the crime, to call Renton Police.

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