LAKEWOOD, Wash. – A man whose body was found in the trunk of a car at a Lakewood tow yard this week was shot to death, the Pierce County medical examiner ruled.
The man was identified as 49-year-old Tracy Sehmel of Roy.
Tacoma Towing employees found Sehmel’s body in the trunk of a Saturn Sedan on Thursday. The car had been towed in from Tacoma around noon Wednesday.
Detectives and multiple police agencies are working to identify any suspects.