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A woman is dead and her brother critically injured after what may have been a home invasion robbery at an apartment in the 3200 Block of South 180th Street in SeaTac.(Photo: King County Sheriff's Office)

1 dead, 1 critically injured after apparent home invasion in SeaTac

A woman is dead and her brother critically injured after what may have been a home invasion robbery in SeaTac.

According to the King County Sheriff's Office, 911 dispatchers received a call from the male victim around 10:40 a.m. Monday.

"[He] said that he had been stabbed and that his sister was dead and she had been stabbed," said Sgt. Cindi West. "When we arrived we found the male who was very disoriented and had multiple stab wounds."

West said the female victim appeared to be in her 20's.

Before he was transported to Harborview Medical Center, the male victim told detectives two men broke into his apartment in the 3200 Block of South 180th Street and demanded money.

"We believe it's possible that the stabbing actually occurred late last night or early this morning," said Sgt. West.

The male victim remains in critical condition. The investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


Brandi Kruse, KIRO Radio Reporter
Brandi Kruse is a reporter for KIRO Radio who is as spontaneous and adventurous in her free time as she is on the job. Brandi arrived at KIRO Radio in March 2011 and has already collected three regional Edward R. Murrow awards for her reporting.
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