Crime Suspect due in court in death of Washington sheriff's deputy

22:36  09 january  2018
22:36  09 january  2018 Source:   Associated Press

2 charged with murder in shooting death of Washington deputy

  2 charged with murder in shooting death of Washington deputy <p>Authorities have charged a man with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a Washington state sheriff's deputy after a home invasion.</p>Prosecutors say 32-year-old Frank Pawul also was charged Thursday with kidnapping and unlawful possession of a firearm in the death of Deputy Daniel McCartney. Pawul's bail was set at $5 million.

– A man arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a Washington state sheriff ' s deputy is due in court . Frank William Pawul is being held for investigation of first-degree murder in the death of Pierce County deputy Daniel A second suspect , 35-year-old Henry Michael Carden, was found dead .

Image 10 of 10. Suspect due in court in death of Washington sheriff ' s deputy . Frank William Pawul is being held for investigation of first-degree murder in the death of Pierce County deputy Daniel McCartney, who was shot while responding to a home invasion Sunday.

This undated photo provided by the Pierce County Sheriff's office shows Pierce County Sheriff's Deputy Daniel McCartney. McCartney was shot and killed during a foot chase as he responded to a home invasion in the Frederickson, Wash., area, southeast of Tacoma, Wash., late Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. (Pierce County Sheriff's Office via AP) © The Associated Press This undated photo provided by the Pierce County Sheriff's office shows Pierce County Sheriff's Deputy Daniel McCartney. McCartney was shot and killed during a foot chase as he responded to a home invasion in the Frederickson, Wash., area, southeast of Tacoma, Wash., late Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. (Pierce County Sheriff's Office via AP)

TACOMA, Wash. — A man arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a Washington state sheriff's deputy is due in court.

Frank William Pawul is being held for investigation of first-degree murder in the death of Pierce County deputy Daniel McCartney, who was shot while responding to a home invasion Sunday.

The 32-year-old Pawul has a criminal record that includes identity theft, residential burglary and drug possession.

He was arrested on unrelated warrants Monday as police conducted a manhunt.

Prosecutors said they planned to ask during a court hearing Tuesday for Pawul's continued detention pending formal charges.

A second suspect, 35-year-old Henry Michael Carden, was found dead.

The News Tribune newspaper reports he was sentenced to four years in prison in 2006 after he nearly severed a man's arm with a sword.

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