Press Release: Update on Homicide Suspect and Victim Identities

Police Press Release - City of Redmond

Press Release 

Update on Homicide Suspect and Victim Identities 


April 6, 2018


Andrea Wolf-Buck, Public Engagement Coordinator


REDMOND, WA - After notifying the family of a Redmond woman who was discovered dead in her apartment on April 3, police can now release her identity. Detectives believe that Aterraka Scotland, 27, is responsible for killing her wife, 26-year-old Tiffany Scotland.

Detectives are awaiting the official cause of death from the King County Medical Examiner's Office.

The suspect was arrested less than 24 hours after her wife's body was found dead in their bedroom by the couple's roommate. Aterraka Scotland is currently in King County Jail on suspicion of committing Murder in the Second Degree. 


Photo: Redmond Police Booking Photo of Aterraka Scotland 


Case # 18-001815 


Anterraka Scotland booking photo