• Police identify suspects in connection with homicide near Green Lake

    By: KIRO 7 News Staff

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    SEATTLE - Seattle police said two people have been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting near Green Lake last month. 

    On June 19, a 59-year-old man was shot in the chest on Aurora Avenue North near North 84th Street after he heard the suspects robbing a man and made a comment, police said. 

    The 59-year-old died from his injuries.

    On Thursday morning, police served arrest warrants and took 19-year-old Larente Vanga and 18-year-old Kayshawn Jackson into custody. 

    Vanga was booked for investigation of robbery, homicide and felony harassment.

    Jackson's charges are unknown at this time.

    Seattle police gave an update during a news conference Thursday evening. Watch it below.


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