State v. Marty Leshawn Kime
Arraignment for Defendant Charged in Fatal Shooting of Kent Toddler: A 24-year-old man was arraigned this morning on a charge of Murder in the Second Degree for an alleged drive-by shooting that killed a 1-year-old girl in Kent last April. The defendant, Marty Leshawn Kime, is accused in the fatal shooting of Malijha Grant. The defendant is also charged with two counts of Assault in the First Degree for allegedly firing at Malijha’s parents. He pled not guilty at this morning’s arraignment. A case setting hearing is scheduled for February 16 at 1 p.m. in courtroom GA of the Maleng Regional Justice Center. Kime remains in jail with bail set at $5 million.