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Police investigating fatal shooting Monday night in Tacoma parking lot

A male was fatally shot in the 9200 block of South Hosmer Street on Monday night, according to Tacoma police.

Spokeswoman Loretta Cool said police got a call just after 8:30 p.m. that a person had been shot in the head and that officers arrived to find the person in a parking lot. He was pronounced dead about 8:45 p.m.

Cool could not confirm the person’s age.

Police were investigating the death as a homicide, she said.

Further details were not immediately available.

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