Guardians visit the Mariners for season openerMarch 29, 2023 GMT
Cleveland Guardians vs. Seattle Mariners
Seattle; Thursday, 10:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Guardians: Shane Bieber (0-0); Mariners: Luis Castillo (0-0)
Ex Starbucks CEO to defend union opposition before SenateMarch 29, 2023 GMT
Longtime Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz will face sharp questioning Wednesday when he appears before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee to defend the company's actions during an ongoing unionizing campaign.
2 high school students killed in Portland triple homicideMarch 29, 2023 GMT
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two of the three victims in a fatal shooting Saturday in Portland, Oregon, were high school students, school officials said Tuesday.
The victims were identified as Franklin High School junior Eskender Tamra, and Roosevelt High School senior Isaac Daudi.
Seattle, feds seek to end most oversight of city’s policeMarch 29, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department and Seattle officials asked a judge Tuesday to end most federal oversight of the city’s police department, saying its sustained, decade-long reform efforts are a model for other cities whose law enforcement agencies face federal civil rights investigations.
Judge: BNSF intentionally violated Swinomish tribe agreementMarch 28, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge ruled Monday that BNSF Railway intentionally violated the terms of an easement agreement with the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community in Washington state by running 100-car trains carrying crude oil over the reservation.
MLB free agent watch: Ohtani leads possible 2023-24 classMarch 28, 2023 GMT
CHICAGO (AP) — The number will follow Shohei Ohtani until it is over. No, not Ohtani's home runs or strikeouts or any of his magnificent numbers from the field. Nothing like that.
Care, ‘magic’ help DC’s cherry blossom trees defy ageMarch 28, 2023 GMT
Peak bloom has arrived for the thousands of Japanese cherry blossom trees at the National Mall in Washington, and the area is awash in magnificent pink and white.
Predicting the timing of peak bloom — defined as when 70% of the blossoms have opened — has been getting harder.
Sergio Romo retires as Giant after pitching one final timeMarch 28, 2023 GMT
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sergio Romo retired as a San Francisco Giant just the way he wanted, pitching one final time for the team he helped to win three World Series championships and then calling it a career Monday night.
Wild beat Kraken 5-1 behind Boldy’s 2nd hat trick in 8 daysMarch 28, 2023 GMT
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Matt Boldy had his second hat trick in the last five games for Minnesota, Marc-Andre Fleury made 35 saves, and the surging Wild beat the Seattle Kraken 5-1 on Monday night.
Jake Middleton had a rare goal, Ryan Hartman scored late and Jared Spurgeon, Marcus Johansson and Joel Eriksson Ek each had two assists as the Wild stayed in first place in the Central Division.
What can Google’s AI-powered Bard do? We tested it for youMarch 27, 2023 GMT
To use, or not to use, Bard? That is the Shakespearean question an Associated Press reporter sought to answer while testing out Google's artificially intelligent chatbot.
Washington moves to end child sex abuse lawsuit time limitsMarch 27, 2023 GMT
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — People who were sexually abused as children in Washington state may soon be able to bring lawsuits against the state, schools or other institutions for failing to stop the abuse, no matter when it happened.
Twenty years on, reflection and regret on 2002 Iraq war voteMarch 27, 2023 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow was sitting in Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld’s conference room at the Pentagon, listening to him make the case that Saddam Hussein was hiding weapons of mass destruction.
Portland Thorns begin title defense with dominant winMarch 27, 2023 GMT
Reigning National Women’s Soccer League MVP Sophia Smith scored in the 22nd minute and the defending champion Portland Thorns opened the season with a 4-0 victory at home over the Orlando Pride on Sunday.
Police: passenger pulled jet’s emergency slide at LA airportMarch 26, 2023 GMT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A passenger on a Delta Air Lines flight out of Los Angeles International Airport was detained for triggering the plane’s emergency slide prior to takeoff, authorities said.
The passenger opened an emergency exit door around 10 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Drew Timme ends storied career in loss to UConnMarch 26, 2023 GMT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gonzaga was down 10 points early in the second half Saturday night in the West Region final against UConn, but Julian Strawther had just secured a defensive rebound, and perhaps the Bulldogs had a run in them.
Morris makes history in Sounders’ 4-1 win over Sporting KCMarch 26, 2023 GMT
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Jordan Morris became the first Sounder to score four goals in a match and Seattle snapped a five-match losing streak on the road with a 4-1 victory over Sporting Kansas City on Saturday night.
Zags’ Strawther may jump to NBA after sad ending in VegasMarch 26, 2023 GMT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two nights after Julian Strawther exuberantly stormed through the tunnel at T-Mobile Arena following his 3-pointer from the March Madness logo that lifted Gonzaga past UCLA, his walk to the locker room Saturday night was somber.
Back home: Bobby Wagner returning to Seahawks on 1-year dealMarch 26, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Bobby Wagner is headed back to the Seattle Seahawks to rejoin the team with which he became one of the top linebackers in the NFL.
The team announced Wagner's return Saturday night, filling a major need on Seattle's remodeled defense.
Virginia Tech keeps rolling in March Madness, tops TennesseeMarch 26, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Throughout this historic season for Virginia Tech, coach Kenny Brooks has repeated the belief that Elizabeth Kitley is the best player for the Hokies, but Georgia Amoore is the most important.
Tolvanen scores twice, Kraken beat Predators 7-2March 25, 2023 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Eeli Tolvanen scored twice, Philipp Grubauer made 14 saves and the Seattle Kraken defeated the Nashville Predators 7-2 on Saturday.
Jared McCann had a goal and two assists, and Daniel Sprong, Adam Larsson, Matty Beniers and Oliver Bjorkstrand also scored for Seattle, which entered Saturday holding the top spot in the Western Conference’s wild-card race.
Clark’s March Madness marches on, Iowa women beat ColoradoMarch 25, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Caitlin Clark felt it was all happening a little too quick and on the stage of playing in a regional semifinal, Iowa's star needed to slow down for a change.
Darcelle, world’s oldest working drag queen, dies at 92March 25, 2023 GMT
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Walter Cole, better known as the iconic drag queen who performed for decades as Darcelle XV and a fearless advocate for Portland's LGBTQ+ community, has died of natural causes in Portland, Oregon.
Short on planes, American will suspend some flights to SpainMarch 25, 2023 GMT
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines said Friday that it will suspend flights between Philadelphia and Madrid for a few weeks this spring because of delays in receiving new Boeing jets that have been plagued by production problems.
New York, Las Vegas players shine brightest in March MadnessMarch 25, 2023 GMT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Long known as the city that never sleeps, New York has a rival for that title in 24/7 Las Vegas, and in both places, stars shine as bright as the neon lights in Times Square or the Vegas Strip.
Officer shot in Everett robbery probe released from hospitalMarch 24, 2023 GMT
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — An Everett police officer shot in the head while investigating a robbery Wednesday has been discharged from a local hospital, officials said.
Police: Deputy shoots man holding grenade near high schoolMarch 24, 2023 GMT
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A deputy on Friday morning shot and killed a man who was suspected of carrying a grenade in his hand in south Tacoma, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department.
Why murder defendant was free before killings in WashingtonMarch 24, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Kirkland Warren was out on bail pending a long-delayed murder trial in Arkansas. But when he was arrested in southwestern Washington state early this month on charges that he assaulted his ex-girlfriend and fired a gunshot into her apartment, he quickly posted bond and was released again.
Nola vs. deGrom, Ohtani highlight MLB’s opening-day matchupsMarch 24, 2023 GMT
The Texas Rangers aren't wasting any time in seeing what they have in Jacob deGrom.
The ace right-hander, who signed a five-year, $185 million contract with the Rangers in the offseason, will face Philadelphia's Aaron Nola when the 2023 Major League Baseball season opens next Thursday.
Raiders sign DT John Jenkins to free-agency contractMarch 24, 2023 GMT
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Veteran defensive tackle John Jenkins signed a free-agent contract with the Las Vegas Raiders on Friday.
He most recently played for the Miami Dolphins the past two seasons.
AL West Preview: Can Ohtani, Angels unseat the Astros?March 24, 2023 GMT
Once Shohei Ohtani struck out Mike Trout for an epic finish to the World Baseball Classic, the former AL MVPs quickly returned to being teammates again for what could be their last chance together to lead the Los Angeles Angels to the playoffs.
Washington Supreme Court upholds effort to balance tax codeMarch 24, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington Supreme Court on Friday upheld the state's new capital gains tax, which was adopted by lawmakers in an effort to balance what is considered the nation's most regressive tax code.
American League West Preview CapsulesMarch 24, 2023 GMT
Capsules of American League West teams, listed in order of finish last year:
Sporting Kansas City looks for first victory of the season, hosts the Seattle SoundersMarch 24, 2023 GMT
Seattle Sounders FC (2-1-1) vs. Sporting Kansas City (0-2-2)
Kansas City, Missouri; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK MLS LINE: Sporting Kansas City +134, Seattle +191, Draw +240; over/under is 2.5 goals
Saros helps Predators beat Kraken 2-1 in shootoutMarch 24, 2023 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Matt Duchene and Philip Tomasino scored in the shootout to lead the Nashville Predators to a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Kraken on Thursday night.
Kiefer Sherwood scored for Nashville in regulation, and Juuse Saros made 27 saves in regulation and overtime.
Louisville’s Van Lith relishes March Madness back homeMarch 23, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — The chatter Hailey Van Lith heard from back home started in the immediate aftermath of the NCAA Tournament bracket being unveiled.
New Starbucks CEO plans to work in stores monthlyMarch 23, 2023 GMT
Starbucks’ new CEO Laxman Narasimhan says he plans to work a half-day shift once a month in one of the company’s stores in an effort to stay close to its culture and customers.
Narasimhan, who took the reins as CEO earlier this week, said in a letter to Starbucks’ employees Thursday that he also expects the company’s leadership team to be connected and engaged in stores.
Idaho abortion law one reason hospital won’t deliver babiesMarch 23, 2023 GMT
A rural hospital in northern Idaho will stop delivering babies or providing other obstetrical care, citing a shifting legal climate in which recently enacted state laws could subject physicians to prosecution for providing abortions, among other reasons.
Water contamination in Oregon could prompt EPA to step inMarch 23, 2023 GMT
BOARDMAN, Ore. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency is urging Oregon to clean up water contamination from nitrates in the eastern part of the state, warning it could step in under the Safe Drinking Water Act in the absence of sufficient local action.
Oregon issues first license under psilocybin programMarch 23, 2023 GMT
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon has issued its first license under its new system that offers controlled use of psilocybin to the public.
Authorities: Missing mom, daughter in Washington found deadMarch 23, 2023 GMT
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A missing Washington state woman and her daughter were found dead Wednesday, according to police.
The Clark County Sheriff’s Office said it responded to a call in which a passerby had reported seeing what appeared to be two “life-sized mannequins” down an embankment in thick brush.
Robbery suspect wounds Everett officer before being killedMarch 23, 2023 GMT
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A robbery suspect in Washington state opened fire on an approaching police cruiser early Wednesday, wounding an officer in the head before being killed by a second officer, authorities said.
Starbucks workers protest before annual shareholder meetingMarch 23, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks workers and labor activists rallied outside the company’s Seattle headquarters Wednesday to protest what they describe as union-busting efforts by executives.
Organizers said employees also walked off the job at more than 100 stores in 40 U.S.
Coaches’ sons Hurley and Musselman to meet in Sweet 16March 22, 2023 GMT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Every day he wasn't out recruiting or away at a game, Bill Musselman wrote a message on his son's school lunch bag.
Effort, energy, enthusiasm.
The message and the relentless pursuit of perfection it implored served as the substratum of Eric Musselman's life.
Vote on Biden’s pick to run FAA delayed amid GOP oppositionMarch 22, 2023 GMT
A vote on President Joe Biden's choice to run the Federal Aviation Administration was delayed indefinitely Wednesday in the face of an opposition blitz by Republicans, who say the nominee lacks enough experience in aviation to lead the agency, which is under pressure to stem a surge in dangerous close calls between planes.
Portland Thorns open new NWSL season looking to defend titleMarch 22, 2023 GMT
2022 RECORD AND FINISH: 10-3-9, won the NWSL title over the Kansas City Current.
Fire at Seattle marina burns 30 boats on dry rack storageMarch 22, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — An overnight fire at a Seattle marina burned 30 boats on a dry-rack storage facility, and a man found hiding in one vessel was arrested for investigation of arson, authorities said.
Oregon lawmakers approve $200M for housing, homelessnessMarch 22, 2023 GMT
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon lawmakers passed a sweeping $200 million housing and homelessness package on Tuesday, displaying a bipartisan will to tackle two of the state's most pressing crises.
Adam Larsson’s overtime goal helps Kraken beat Stars 5-4March 22, 2023 GMT
DALLAS (AP) — Defenseman Adam Larsson scored on a breakaway backhander 1:52 into overtime and emergency callup goaltender Joey Daccord made 25 saves in his first NHL appearance since Nov. 1 as the Seattle Kraken beat the Dallas Stars 5-4 on Tuesday night.
Names released of deputy shot in Seattle, resident who diedMarch 22, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Law enforcement officials have released the name of a King County Sheriff’s deputy who was shot in Seattle Monday while serving an eviction notice as well as the person found dead inside the Ballard neighborhood residence.
Public pension plan losses from bank failures seen as minorMarch 21, 2023 GMT
When two tech-linked U.S. banks failed this month, among the investors who lost millions were public-sector pension funds responsible for ensuring the retirements of teachers, firefighters and other government workers.
Judge says no death penalty for mom in triple murder caseMarch 21, 2023 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A woman charged with conspiracy and murder in connection with the deaths of her two children and her new husband's late wife will no longer face the death penalty, a judge ruled Tuesday.
March Madness arrives in Vegas after years of avoiding itMarch 20, 2023 GMT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — March Madness has long been a huge draw for gamblers who came to Las Vegas to place their bets on the tournament while partying at the city's famed casinos.
Deputy shot, wounded in Seattle during eviction, 1 deadMarch 20, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — A King County Sheriff’s deputy was shot in Seattle Monday while trying to serve an eviction notice, and a person inside the residence was later found dead, police said.
The Seattle Police Department said on Twitter around 10:30 a.m.
Prosecutors rest in sedition case against Proud Boys leadersMarch 20, 2023 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors on Monday rested their seditious conspiracy case against former Proud Boys leader Enrique Tarrio and four lieutenants charged with plotting to stop the transfer of presidential power from Donald Trump to Joe Biden after the 2020 election.
Amazon cuts 9,000 more jobs, bringing 2023 total to 27,000March 20, 2023 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon plans to eliminate 9,000 more jobs in the next few weeks, CEO Andy Jassy said in a memo to staff on Monday.
The job cuts would mark the second largest round of layoffs in the company's history, adding to the 18,000 employees the tech giant said it would lay off in January.
Starbucks new CEO Laxman Narasimhan takes his seatMarch 20, 2023 GMT
Starbucks officially has a new CEO. The Seattle coffee giant said Monday that Laxman Narasimhan has assumed the role of CEO and joined the company’s board of directors. Narasimhan succeeds longtime Starbucks leader Howard Schultz, who came out of retirement last spring to serve as interim CEO while the company searched for a new chief executive.
Idaho robbery suspect killed in Montana after hostage shotMarch 19, 2023 GMT
ST. REGIS, Mont. (AP) — A suspect in an Idaho armed robbery was killed by law enforcement after shooting a hostage near a travel center in western Montana, authorities said.
Two suspects involved in the Saturday morning robbery in Osburn, Idaho were seen by witnesses later that day in St.
Oklahoma St. earns 71-60 victory over E. Washington in NITMarch 19, 2023 GMT
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Bryce Thompson had 22 points in Oklahoma State's 71-60 victory over Eastern Washington on Sunday in the NIT.
Thompson was 8-of-16 shooting (6 for 11 from 3-point range) for the Cowboys (20-15).
West favorites LAFC and Seattle play to 0-0 stalemateMarch 18, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Two of the favorites in the Western Conference relied on their goalkeepers as Seattle’s Stefan Frei and LAFC’s John McCarthy posted shutouts in a 0-0 draw on Saturday.
Frei made three saves and McCarthy had four as each turned away the limited scoring chances for two of the powerhouse clubs in MLS.
Evander Kane’s hat trick lifts Oilers past Kraken 6-4March 18, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Evander Kane needed just three shots to show the Edmonton Oilers can be more than just Connor McDavid. And the timing couldn't be better with the playoffs on the horizon.
Kane recorded his second hat trick of the season and the Oilers gained some cushion in the Western Conference playoff chase with a 6-4 win over the Seattle Kraken on Saturday.
FGCU tops WSU 74-63, reaches 2nd round of March MadnessMarch 18, 2023 GMT
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Maddie Antenucci shot pogo-sticked twice off the rim and the play seemed to go in slow motion for Florida Gulf Coast. Once the ball knocked twice off the top of the backboard - and in!
Still room for bigs like Sanogo, Timme in college basketballMarch 18, 2023 GMT
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — UConn center Adama Sanogo punctuated one of the best games of his career by nailing a jumper from around the top of the 3-point line that brought a roar from Huskies fans.
After a review, it only counted as a 2, but the points weren't really the point.
Zags, Saint Mary’s keep West Coast Conference front & centerMarch 18, 2023 GMT
DENVER (AP) — It's no secret that bigger conferences are always looking at Gonzaga, and that Gonzaga has been looking at them, too.
But the Zags, for the time being, are still in the West Coast Conference.
Collins, Mississippi reach NCAA second round, beat GonzagaMarch 18, 2023 GMT
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Snudda Collins knew exactly how many shots she had missed, having carefully kept track of her stat lines through the Southeastern Conference Tournament: 0 for 22.
Gonzaga wears down Grand Canyon 82-70 in March MadnessMarch 18, 2023 GMT
DENVER (AP) — Slow-starting Gonzaga finally shook off the first-round jitters, then wore out Grand Canyon 82-70 behind 28 points and 10 rebounds from Julian Strawther in the NCAA Tournament on Friday.
Detective files discrimination claim against Seattle policeMarch 18, 2023 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — A Black woman who has worked for decades as a Seattle police officer filed a $10 million claim with the city against its Police Department on Friday, alleging racial and gender discrimination.
Seahawks reach deals with Julian Love, Devin BushMarch 17, 2023 GMT
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks continued the overhaul of their defense on Friday by signing versatile safety Julian Love to a two-year contract.
Love's agreement is worth up to $12 million, according to a person with knowledge of the deal, and came after Seattle announced the signing of former first-round linebacker Devin Bush to a one-year deal.
Siegrist lifts Villanova to home court edge in March MadnessMarch 17, 2023 GMT
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Hail to the champs?
The Villanova Wildcats are a No. 4 seed in the NCAA Tournament but No. 1 in the White House following this week's bracket breakdown by President Joe Biden.
Arizona, Virginia add to reputations for March sadnessMarch 17, 2023 GMT
Arizona and Virginia rightfully lay claim to proud college basketball traditions, whether you're talking about the Wildcats winning the national championship in 1997, the Cavaliers doing it 22 years later or the many stars the programs have sent to the NBA and overseas.
Bouanga and Los Angeles FC visit the Seattle SoundersMarch 17, 2023 GMT
Los Angeles FC (2-0-0) vs. Seattle Sounders FC (2-1-0)
Seattle; Saturday, 4 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK MLS LINE: Seattle +120, LAFC +206, Draw +249; over/under is 2.5 goals
Dunn scores in overtime, Kraken beat Sharks 2-1March 17, 2023 GMT
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Vince Dunn scored 1:58 into overtime and the Seattle Kraken beat the San Jose Sharks 2-1 on Thursday night.
Oliver Bjorkstrand had a goal and assist for the Kraken, tying the score with his 15th of the season on a breakaway at 7:03 of the third period.
Oregon halts electric vehicle rebates due to demand, moneyMarch 17, 2023 GMT
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon will temporarily suspend rebates for buying or leasing an electric vehicle for a year starting in May because too many people are applying and the program is running out of money, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported Thursday.
Stanford regroups for NCAAs after Pac-12 disappointmentMarch 17, 2023 GMT
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Laughter and good-natured screams echoed off the walls of Stanford's locker room Thursday morning with NCAA Tournament preparation in full swing.
You'd never know these were the same women who made an early exit from the Pac-12 Tournament a week ago with a semifinal loss to UCLA.
Microsoft adds AI tools to office apps like Outlook, WordMarch 17, 2023 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft is infusing artificial intelligence tools into its suite of office software, including Word, Excel and Outlook emails.
The company said Thursday the new feature, named Copilot, is a processing engine that will allow users to do things like summarize long emails, draft stories in Word and animate slides in PowerPoint.
3 killed in vehicle crash on Interstate 90 in WashingtonMarch 17, 2023 GMT
EASTON, Wash. (AP) — Three people died in a vehicle crash Thursday on Interstate 90 east of Snoqualmie Pass near Easton.
KOMO reported that Michaela Buckholt, 27, Justin Poole, 40, and a 10-year-old child, all of Yakima, were killed early Thursday morning, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Seahawks bring back Drew Lock, reach deal with Evan BrownMarch 16, 2023 GMT
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks are bringing back the same quarterback combo from last season and addressed one of their needs on the offensive line.
Seattle reached agreement with quarterback Drew Lock and offensive lineman Evan Brown on one-year contracts on Thursday.
VCU returns to NCAAs after 2021 forfeit, faces Saint Mary’sMarch 16, 2023 GMT
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — VCU is back in the NCAA Tournament after becoming the first team to forfeit a game in the show.
Forgotten already? It was just two years ago! The Rams were an at-large team in the 68-team field in the 2021 event played solely in Indiana because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Probe of police chief, captain, finds unacceptable behaviorMarch 16, 2023 GMT
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Newly obtained documents show the police chief and a captain in Cottage Grove, Oregon, resigned in October after receiving notice that findings in a preliminary investigation indicated “extremely unacceptable behavior and a total lack of control and leadership,” a news outlet reported.
Snowboarder dies in central Oregon avalancheMarch 16, 2023 GMT
LA PINE, Ore. (AP) — A snowboarder died after an avalanche south of Bend, Oregon, at Paulina Peak Wednesday afternoon.
Deschutes County Sheriff’s Sgt. Jason Wall told KTVZ that a person had died several hours after a call for help was received by dispatchers.