Death investigation underway after missing woman found in Seattle

Death investigation underway after missing woman found in Seattle
(Pierce County Sheriff's Office)

SEATTLE — A Pierce County woman who was reported missing by Pierce County deputies Friday was found dead in Seattle on Sunday evening, deputies said.

Lisa Johnson, 46, was last seen Tuesday at the Bonney Lake Costco and reportedly was going to play bingo at Muckleshoot Bingo in Auburn, deputies said.

Johnson’s debit card was used at the bingo hall that night but she was not seen or heard from since that time.

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At about 5:12 p.m., Pierce County deputies said she was found dead and Seattle police would be handling the investigation.

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office will determine the cause and manner of the woman’s death.