At approximately 5 a.m. on March 15, the Tacoma Police Department responded to several calls of a shot fired in the 5800 block of South Montgomery.
On arrival, police patrol officers located an adult male down in the roadway. It appeared he had been shot. Tacoma Fire Department responded and rendered medical aid but a short time later the victim was pronounced deceased. Detectives were called to the scene and began conducting a homicide investigation.
It was subsequently determined that the suspect in the homicide matches the description of a similar suspect possibly responsible for other violent crimes in the area, wherein the suspect has been armed with a handgun.
The suspect is described as an unknown race male, approximately 5’8” with a thin build, mustache, wearing a dark colored jacket with a hood. Citizens are asked to be vigilant of the suspect and to report any suspicious activity by calling 911 immediately.