Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Fife Police Respond to Assault With A Weapon

On August 13th, 2012 shortly after 9:00PM Fife Police responded to a report of an assault involving a handgun in the 4000 block of Tribute Avenue in Fife.
Multiple Officers responded to the area.  The first officer on scene encountered a subject matching the suspect description walking away from the area.  He was detained at gun point and handcuffed for investigation.  He was later confirmed to be the suspect.
It was determined that a domestic violence assault had occurred involving several members of a family.  At one point during the argument the suspect pulled out a handgun and threatened two family members with it. The weapon associated with the call was located at the residence and taken as evidence.  Three other weapons were also secured for safekeeping.
The suspect was booked into Pierce County Jail on misdemeanor and felony assault charges.