Crime 2 charged with murder in shooting death of Washington deputy

06:25  12 january  2018
06:25  12 january  2018 Source:   Associated Press

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(AP) — Authorities have charged a man with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a Washington state sheriff's deputy after a home invasion. US News. Sea lion attacks fourth swimmer in San Francisco Bay. 2 charged with murder in shooting death of Washington deputy .

Pierce County prosecutors have charged Frank Pawul, 32, with first-degree murder in the death of sheriff's Deputy Daniel McCartney, who was fatally (AP) — Authorities have charged a man with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a Washington state sheriff's deputy after a home invasion.

  2 charged with murder in shooting death of Washington deputy © David Montesino/The News Tribune via AP

TACOMA, Wash. — Authorities have charged a man with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a Washington state sheriff's deputy after a home invasion.

Prosecutors say 32-year-old Frank Pawul also was charged Thursday with kidnapping and unlawful possession of a firearm in the death of Deputy Daniel McCartney. Pawul's bail was set at $5 million.

Brenda Troyer, suspected of being the getaway driver, also was charged with murder and kidnapping. Her bail was set at $2 million.

Charging documents say McCartney was responded to a break-in Sunday at a mobile home southeast of Tacoma. Shortly after arriving, he made a "shots fired" call. Deputies found McCartney with a fatal gunshot wound.

Also killed was suspect Henry Carden, who authorities say shot himself in the head.

It's not clear if Pawul or Troyer have attorneys.

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