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Investigators seek Nissan pickup truck after body discovered in SeaTac park

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Detectives investigate apparent homicide / Courtesy: King County Sheriff's Office

Detectives investigate apparent homicide / Courtesy: King County Sheriff’s Office

SEATAC, Wash. — King County Sheriff’s detectives are now searching for a pickup truck that may be related to a crime after a body was found a week ago at SeaTac’s Sunset Park.

SeaTac police were called to the park on the morning of August 9 by a resident who found the body near the entrance. When deputies arrived they found a body on the side access road to the park.

Officials described the dead man as a Hispanic male in his 40s or 50s.

The medical examiner’s office is trying to determine the cause of death. Sheriff’s detectives are investigating this as a possible homicide based on how the body was found and apparent signs of trauma to the victim.

The vehicle detectives are seeking is a gray 2008 Nissan Frontier, 4-door pickup truck, with Washington license plates C49148B.

If you have any information, call investigators at 206-296-3311 or email MCUTips@kingcounty.gov.

Photo provided by KCSO shows a 2008 Nissan Frontier pickup similar to the one they are looking for.

Photo provided by KCSO shows a 2008 Nissan Frontier pickup similar to the one they are looking for.

Sunset Park, SeaTac, WA