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1 dead in Auburn shooting, suspect arrested

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AUBURN, Wash. — King County sheriff’s officials reported Saturday that a suspect possibly tied to the deadly shooting of a 27-year-old man has been arrested.

At about 8:30 p.m. Friday, police received calls of a shooting on the 78600 block of 44th Avenue South, King County Sheriff  Sgt. Cindi West said.

According to West, a man and a woman were at home when two other men came over. Arguing was heard, and one of the homeowners shot a visitor, West said.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The suspect, also a 27-year-old man, left the area. He was later arrested in Thurston County.