Cab Driver Dead After Shooting in Burien Late Tuesday Afternoon
A male cab driver is dead after a shooting in Burien late Tuesday afternoon, the King County Sheriff’s Office reported.
The incident happened in the 14000 block of 8th Avenue South (map below).
Police say that a man driving a taxi had just dropped off a 14-year old girl at her Burien home when another man approached and shot him multiple times in the chest.
According to police, the shooting suspect was the girl’s father. The shooter apparently turned himself in at the Burien Police Department shortly after the shooting.
Deputies say that two people are in custody, including the shooter, and another person who was in the shooter’s car when he turned himself in.
King County Sheriff deputies are continuing to investigate.
As we learn more about this crime, we’ll update this post.