- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 26, 2016

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Authorities have identified the young man whose body was found last week in a state forest near Olympia.

Thurston County Coroner’s Office says 18-year-old Dakota Walker, originally from Los Angeles, died of multiple gunshot wounds. The office says his body appears to have been put there by someone.

His body was discovered Oct. 20 in the brush of Capitol State Forest, about 10 miles southwest of Olympia near the entrance to Margaret McKenny Campground.

The Thurston County sheriff’s office is investigating.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide