Shooting in Lakewood Update: Deputies Fatally Shoot Car Theft Suspect
January 24, 2024: Shooting in Lakewood when deputies shoot a suspected car thief.
According to The News Tribune crime report, deputies shot and killed Alexei Selivanoff, who was 31 years old, in Lakewood, Washington, on January 24, 2024. This was a sad event. He was thought to have stolen a car. What happened is now being looked into by a group called the Pierce County Force Investigation.
Shots are fired as deputies confront suspected car thieves in a tense moment.
Police officers located a stolen car near 40th Avenue South and chased the people inside. When they met Selivanoff it was soon after that shots were heard, and the officers said one of them had a gun. Investigators are trying to figure out what happened in this sad case.