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Police: Teens kill WWII vet in random attack
WASHINGTON (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - We're following a disturbing story out of Washington State where police are searching for two teens who beat an 88-year-old World War II veteran to death.
The attack happened in the parking lot of the Eagles Lodge where Delbert Belton often hung out.
When police arrived on scene they found Belton sitting in his car with serious head injuries. He died at the hospital the following morning.
Police say it appears the attack was random.
Those who knew Belton, known as "Shorty," are grieving for their lost friend.
Police released surveillance photos of the suspects and are hoping they get a tip leading them to the killers.