Tacoma police fire shots while responding to fight at bar; no injuries reported

TACOMA, Wash. — An investigation is underway in Tacoma after at least one officer fired shots while responding to a fight at a bar on Wednesday night.

According to the Tacoma Police Department, 911 dispatchers received reports of a physical fight shortly before 11 p.m. at The Office Bar and Grill on the 800 block of Pacific Avenue in downtown Tacoma. Dispatchers said the caller reported that someone in the bar had fired a pistol.

Tacoma Police said officers confronted the suspect upon their arrival. An officer then shot the suspect. Tacoma police said neither the suspect nor anyone in the bar was hit by the gunfire.

The suspect was taken into custody. No officers were injured in the incident.

The cause of the fight at the bar or what led to Tacoma police firing shots is not known at this time.

The Tacoma Police Department is conducting a criminal and administrative investigation.

This is an evolving story. Check for updates again.

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Alley Einstein

Alley Einstein is a USTimesPost U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. Alley Einstein joined USTimesPost in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing Alley@ustimespost.com.

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