The Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office haa accepted a plea agreement from Sergio Jesus Suarez, 36. Suarez pleaded guilty to one count of manslaughter in the second degree while armed with a deadly weapon. Suarez shot and killed Dustin Reed Kopp, 32, with a BB gun last October.
“This death was a freakish result from a BB,” said Prosecutor Mark Lindquist. “BB guns are not generally thought of as deadly weapons but they can be.”
On Oct. 18, 2016, Tacoma police responded to a report of a body on a steep embankment near the Highway 16 overpass over South Cedar Street. The body… Read More