Erik Larson’s Death – The authorities have identified the body of a man found in the water off Vashon Island as Erik Larson.
Larson was identified as a suspect in the shooting deaths of two roommates who were killed over the weekend.
According to Tacoma Police, about 4 am.,on Sunday, July 5, they responded to a home in the 1000 block of Pierce Street, where a man said he came home and found his two roommates unresponsive. He said he tried life-saving measures until police arrived. Upon arrival of the police, the women, 31-year-old Jonna Hart and 34-year-old Megan Re, were pronounced dead at the scene.
Nine hours after the death of the two roommates, Larson’s body was found off Vashon Island, and a black Jeep belonging to one of the deceased women parked nearby.
Larson’s death has been ruled as suicide by the Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office.