Two shot in Tacoma's Hilltop Neighborhood


Two men suffered serious injuries in what they told police was a drive by shooting (Map is courtesy of Google).

TACOMA, Wash. - Just before 8:30 p.m. Monday night, Tacoma police and firefighters were called to the area of 19th St. and Ainsworth Ave. in Tacoma’s Hilltop Neighborhood.

Two adult males ages 18 and 20, who have not been identified, had been hit by gunfire. The men say they were the victims of a drive by. Tacoma police are investigating those claims.

Both victims were taken to St. Joseph Hospital with serious injuries. Their exact conditions have not been released.