Lakewood police investigating fatal shooting

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LAKEWOOD, Wash. - Officers are investigating a fatal shooting that happened at a Lakewood apartment Monday night.

 

Lakewood police Lt. Chris Lawler said officers were called to the Greenwood Apartments in the 5300 block of San Francisco Avenue Southwest for a report of shots fired around 9:45 p.m.

 

When they arrived they found a man with a gunshot wound to the abdomen.

 

Officers performed CPR on the man but he was later pronounced dead.

 

Police said they are investigating the shooting as a likely homicide.  

 

Witnesses reported hearing an argument before the shooting.