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Wynoochee Shooting Being Investigated as Possible Act of Self Defense

GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY, Wash. – The Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Department has identified the man fatally shot at Lake Wynooche as 25 year old Weston Wolff of Olympia. Grays Harbor County Under Sheriff Rick Scott says that based on collected evidence and statements, the incident appears to be an act of self defense.

Scott told KBKW News that the homicide investigation continues, however the County Prosecutors Office is not requesting an arrest at this point and that the department is not releasing information on the person of interest in the investigation "They are awaiting our completed investigation, before they make the legal determination as to to whether this was justifiable or not."

County deputies arrived on the scene around 2 o’clock Saturday morning, and investigated well into Saturday afternoon Scott said there are some details of the incident still under investigation, and that many details that led up to the shooting early Saturday morning will not be released until the Prosecutors office has made a ruling.

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