Three Victims In Homicide Investigation Positively Identified

Kitsap County, WA…The Kitsap County Coroner’s Office has worked tirelessly to positively identify the three victims found inside the burnt home in Seabeck this weekend.


Those positively identified are:
37 year old Christale Lynn Careaga
16 year old Johnathon F. Higgins
16 year old Hunter E. Schaap

The human remains found in the burnt vehicle found in Mason County will need additional forensic examination before a positive identification can be made.

All four persons died of homicidal violence. Detectives are actively continuing with the investigation, following up on all leads. In order to maintain the integrity of the investigation specific details are not being released.

Detectives are urging citizens to call with any information related to this quadruple murder. Please call Detective Lissa Gundrum at 360-337-5669. Callers can remain anonymous.
Our thoughts are with the family, friends and community of this tragedy.