The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.
Brandon Lamar Green was charged Tuesday with second-degree murder in the death of Michael Flowers, which was ruled a homicide by the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Flowers died at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle of his injuries.
A 16-year-old girl was stabbed in the stomach with an “exacto” knife Tuesday as she left a shop at her house near Lake Kathleen east of Renton, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office.
In a 3-2 vote by fellow commissioners, Dr. Paul Joos was replaced Monday night by Dr. Tamara Sleeter as president of the Public Hospital District No. 1 commission. At the crux of the matter is the strategic alliance between UW Medicine and the hospital district that oversees the operations of Valley Medical Center. For years, the alliance has sharply divided the commission.
Two men and a dog died Monday afternoon when they were overcome by carbon monoxide from a car left running in a closed garage to charge its battery, according to the Renton Police Department.