Local

1 dead, 1 injured in shooting at Tacoma after-hours club

Police investigate fatal shooting at 3800 block of South Yakima Avenue

Police were called to the 3800 block of South Yakima Avenue about 3:30 a.m. Sunday after reports of shots being fired. On scene, police found a man who had been shot and died. A second man with a gunshot wound was taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital.
Up Next
Police were called to the 3800 block of South Yakima Avenue about 3:30 a.m. Sunday after reports of shots being fired. On scene, police found a man who had been shot and died. A second man with a gunshot wound was taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital.

One man was killed and another man was injured in a shooting at an after-hours club in Tacoma early Sunday morning, according to Tacoma police.

Police were called to the 3800 block of South Yakima Avenue about 3:30 a.m. Sunday after reports of shots being fired.

Once on the scene, police found a 31-year-old man who had been shot and died. A second man who had been shot was taken to St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma.

An investigation is under way. Police say they plan to interview several people who were present at the time of the shooting.

Related stories from The Olympian

  Comments