Former Hawaii resident found dead in Spokane, Wash.UPDATED 7:29 AM HST May 02, 2014Video Transcript
after A HAWAII WOMAN was murdered in Washington state. 46-year-old TRACEY FERGERSTROM was found dead in a home Tuesday morning. Her nephew tells our affiliate in the city... she recently moved to Spokane from Hawaii. The suspect -- JEREMY ARNOLD. He was facing eight years in prison -- but was released on furlough in 20-12 ..... so he could get married. Arnold never came back and was a fugitive until police found him on Wednesday .. Police surrounded his home --- but he wasn't about to be arrested again without a fight. CHIEF FRANK STRAUB/SPOKAN E POLICE DEPT. THAT PERSON EXITED HIS VEHICLE WITH WHAT WE BELIEVE TO BE A FIREARM. OUR OFFICERS FEARING FOR THEIR SAFETY AND THE SAFETY OF THE COMMUNITY THEN ENGAGED THAT INDIVIDUAL Witnesses say a "volley Witnesses say a "volley of gunfire" followed.. Then Arnold went down , police surrounded him and immediately called paramedics. Family members were hesitant to say Tracy was dating Arnold.. But they did say she had become very attached to his two-year-old daughter. Fergerstrom... A KAI-LUA HIGH graduate... left behind three daughters, the youngest just 9-years-old.