16-year-old boy injured in Tacoma shooting


Tacoma police are investigating after a 16-year-old boy was injured in a shooting Sunday evening.

The boy was taken to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Tacoma police first tweeted about the investigation a little after 5:30 p.m

North Pearl Street is currently closed between North 44th Street and North 42nd Street in Tacoma as authorities investigate. Motorists are advised to use alternative routes.

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