Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. TV

Tacoma man shot in the neck

See also

Across the city of Tacoma you will find that some areas are great, some are bad and some are left being in between. The 1300 block of Sixth Avenue is one of those in between places and after yesterday’s shooting some are a little nervous about the area all together. Kiro reported that it was about 2 p.m. on December 8, 2013 when emergency crews were dispatched to the area in search of a man who had been shot in the neck.

The Tacoma police have said that the man was shot in the neck near the Salvation Army that is near the corner of Sixth Avenue and South Cushman Avenue. After being shot in the neck the man ran to a nearby apartment complex in search of help. He was taken to Tacoma General hospital after the emergency personnel arrived at the scene but his current condition is not known.

According to Tacoma police spokeswoman, Loretta Cool, the police do not have any suspect information that can be released. As fear in the normally quiet Sixth Avenue neighborhood rises this leaves many people wondering if there is a suspect or if the Tacoma police are just not releasing the information to the public. One thing that you can be sure of though is that somewhere in Tacoma there is a dangerous criminal that may have intended to kill the man that was shot in the neck.

Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • Coachella
    Get ready for the second weekend of Coachella with this fun guide
    Camera
    Music News
  • St. Louis Rams
    The Rams are offering $100K to anyone who can guess their 2014 schedule correctly
    NFL News
  • X-Men
    The final 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' trailer is here, and it's marvelous
    Camera
    Hot Trailers
  • Russell Westbrook
    See the NBA playoff teams that might consider making a panic trade
    Video
    NBA Buzz
  • Paul Walker
    Paul Walker's brothers will stand in for him on the set of 'Fast and the Furious 7'
    Video
    Movies Buzz
  • Matt Moore
    Rays pitcher Matt Moore will be undergoing season-ending elbow surgery
    MLB Buzz

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!