Man killed in Tacoma shooting, police say

Man killed in Tacoma shooting, police say
(Tacoma police)

TACOMA, Wash. — A 28-year-old man was shot and killed Wednesday evening in Tacoma, police said.

Officers were called just before 5 p.m. to the 6400 block of South Yakima Avenue for a report of shots fired in the Department of Licensing parking lot with multiple shooters.

Police said several vehicles were seen leaving the area.

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When officers arrived, they found several shell casings in the parking lot. Minutes later, police received a call that there was a gunshot victim in a black SUV at South 54th and South J. streets, and the callers removed a man from the vehicle and performed lifesaving measures, officials said.

Medics who arrived at the scene pronounced the man dead.

The investigation remains ongoing.