Male Found Shot to Death in Tacoma Apartment Overnight

Jacob Kimerer

Police state they were responding to reports of shots fired in the area and found the male shot in an apartment unit.

Tacoma, WA: At around 11:00 p.m., South Sound 911 received reports of gunshots being fired in the 1800 block of south 15th at the Midtown 15 Apartments. When responding, officers learned that a male was possibly injured within an apartment inside the complex.

When officers arrived, they made entry into a unit reported to have the injured male and found a 28-year-old male on the ground suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest.

Police started CPR and other live-saving measures immediately while calling for paramedics.

Tacoma Fire paramedics arrived on the scene and pronounced the male deceased.

Detectives and Forensics are on the scene and investigating this as a homicide.

At this time, the investigation is ongoing and no suspect description is available.