RENTON, Wash. — A 41-year-old man is behind bars on a murder charge after reportedly stabbing a man who later died at a hospital.
According to the King County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded about 6:20 p.m. to the 18800 block of SE 216th Street, where a man told investigators that he woke up from a nap and found his friend, a 51-year-old man, unresponsive with a knife in his hand.
The victim was taken to Harborview Medical Center, where he later died.
The man who called police was later named as a suspect in the other’s man’s death. He was arrested and booked into the King County Jail on investigation of homicide.