RENTON - Police have launched a homicide investigation after a man was found dead inside a parked Volvo on Saturday morning in Renton, officials said.
King County sheriff's deputies responded to the scene, in the 8200 block of S. 130th Street, at 7:05 a.m. after receiving a 911 call.
Renton police were dispatched after it was determined that the car was parked inside the Renton city limits, and a death investigation was launched.
Officials said initial examination showed that the victim, a black man, had died of homicidal violence. The exact cause and manner of death will be determined by the King County Medical Examiner.
The Medical Examiner also will identify the victim.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Renton police at 425-430-7500, reference case 11-1537.
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