Snohomish, WA – According to information released by the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, a 45-year-old woman was shot and killed while in her home, during what may have been a domestic violence dispute.
A call was made to 9-1-1 at about 9:00 PM on Monday evening, where a male stated that someone was hurt in the residence and to “just send the Sheriff quickly”.
When patrol deputies arrive during on scene, they found an unconscious woman with gunshot wounds. EMS on scene attempted CPR, which was unsuccessful. A 49-year-old male, believed to be the woman’s husband, was taken into custody without incident.
The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit will investigate the shooting, but there is no evidence that any other suspect(s) was involved. They believe that the lone shooter is in custody.