Seattle Police Investigating Lita Byrnes’ Death in Wallingford as Homicide

Police in Seattle, Washington began investigating as the discovery of a woman’s body is now thought of as a homicide.

We have the latest breaking news on this story, including the possible identity of the victim.

A Murder in Seattle

At approximately 9:20 a.m. on Monday, March 12, Seattle police responded to a 911 call made by the victim’s friend. The friend came to the home at 1300 block of North 43rd Street to find the victim dead.

Police have kept the details about the murder quiet, pending further investigation including the possible cause and full identity of the 38-year-old victim.

Neighbors stated that the victim is Lita Byrnes, a local resident. To that end, a YouCaring page has been set up to help Byrnes’ family with funeral costs.

If you have any information that may help in this case, you are encouraged to call the Seattle police department’s homicide tip line at 206-233-5000.


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