Shooting inside car leaves 1 dead, 1 injured


TACOMA, Wash. - One person is dead and another was injured from gunshots fired inside a moving car in Tacoma early Tuesday morning.

Police responding to a report of shots fired near 6202 McKinley Avenue just after 1 a.m. found a vehicle that had crashed into a fence at Unity Christian Ministries, said Mark Fulghum of the Tacoma Police Department.


One person inside the vehicle was found dead from a gunshot wound. Another person inside the vehicle was wounded.  Three others were not hurt, police said.


The second gunshot wound victim was taken to a hospital with injuries police said were not life-threatening.


Police said they don't yet have a motive for the shootings, but that everyone involved in the case was inside the vehicle at the time of the shooting.


The investigation is continuing.