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Antonio Wells, 39, died from multiple gunshot wounds in Kent shooting

Federal Way man identified in Nov. 26 killing

The 39-year-old Federal Way man fatally shot Nov. 26 on Kent’s West Hill has been identified as Antonio Wells.

Wells died from multiple gunshot wounds, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office Nov. 29 media report.

Kent Police responded to reports of a man being shot at about 3:40 p.m. Nov. 26 near a bus stop in the 23300 block of Pacific Highway South near Kent Des Moines Road. Wells died at the scene.

Police said they have limited suspect information, but based on information from witnesses, it appears the incident is specific to those involved.

Officers were back at the same scene the next night when a male was shot and injured as friends and relatives were preparing to have a vigil for Wells.

Police have not released any additional information about the two shootings.


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