Police are investigating after a 32-year-old man was fatally shot in Tacoma on Sunday night. An 18-year-old woman was also injured in the shooting.
TACOMA, Wash – A man was killed and a woman injured in a shooting in the South End neighborhood of Tacoma on Sunday night.
According to the Tacoma Police Department (TPD), officers responded in the 5200 block of South M Street around 10:10 p.m. after multiple people called 911 to report someone had been shot in the vehicle.
When officers arrived, they identified a 32-year-old man in the driver’s seat of the vehicle who had been shot. TPD said an 18-year-old woman who was a passenger in the vehicle was also shot.
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Police said the vehicle the man encountered crashed into an empty car parked on the property. The KING 5 team on the scene saw more than a dozen tracks of evidence on the ground early Monday morning.
The 32-year-old man did not react when officers arrived at the scene, police said. First responders took measures to save the man’s life, but he was pronounced dead at the scene by the Tacoma Fire Department.
The 18-year-old was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
No other information is available at this time.
Tacoma police said the shooting is being investigated as a homicide.
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