Unsolved Homicide - 2004
Victim Elizabeth Gonzalez
Tacoma Police detectives need your help to identify the suspect responsible for a shooting that killed Elizabeth Gonzalez and critically injured her friend.
At approximately 2:35 a.m. on August 12th, 2004, Elizabeth Gonzalez and her friend were shot by an unidentified suspect in the 1700 block of Martin Luther King Way in the Hilltop neighborhood of Tacoma. At the time of the shooting, the victims were seated inside of a blue Ford Explorer driven by Gonzalez. The victims were able to drive their vehicle to a nearby gas station for help.
The suspect is described as a black male, 20 to 30 years old, dark complexion, 5'6" to 5'8" tall, clean shaven, and wearing a black shirt and a baseball hat. Detectives believe the victim may have been attempting to purchase narcotics from the suspect at the time of the shooting.
Receive up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and charges filed for the person responsible in this case.