The man who was found dead outside the Broadway Panera the afternoon of February 20th died of heart disease, according to the King County Medical Examiners office. Officials identified the man as 53-year-old Akuila Tuvulase.
Tuvulase was found with a large gash on his head at the bottom of the stairs of in an alleyway between Panera and a Seattle Central Community College building. One of the first people on the scene was a Game Stop employee who told CHS he found the man facedown, unconscious, and unresponsive.
CHS found a Federal Way address listed under Tuvulase’s name.