Unsolved Homicides - 2001
Victim Zyion Handburgh & Victim Damon Brown
Pierce County Sheriff's detectives need your help to identify the suspect responsible for the murder of Zyion Handburgh and Damon Brown.
At 10:20 p.m. on May 24th, 2001, victims Zyion Handburgh and Damon Brown were shot to death by an unidentified suspect as the victims were seated inside of a truck parked in the 18500 block of 14th Ave. E. in Spanaway. At the time of the homicide, the victims' maroon and gray 1980 Ford Ranger had the engine running and the headlights were turned on.
Detectives believe the unidentified suspect was seated in the back seat of the truck, and shot both victims from behind. The suspect then fled the vehicle and was heard running through the bushes. It is also believed that the victims may have been attempting to illegally purchase firearms from the suspect at the time of the murder.
Receive up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and charges filed for the person responsible in this case.