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Police find robbery suspect in South Tacoma

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on March 31, 2008 at 2:00 pm |
March 31, 2008 2:00 pm

Lights & Sirens checked out the following reader inquiry:


… but between 12:30 am and 1:00 am last night there were at least three police cars speeding around my neighborhood at South 60th and Oakes.


Judging by the time this e-mail was sent, it appears the activity was early Sunday.


Tacoma police spokesman Mark Fulghum reported the following:


Officers were searching for a man wanted for robbery. He ran from officers after dumping his car in the area of South 60th and Oakes streets.


TPD set up a containment area and called for a police dog. The suspect was taken into custody and booked into the jail.

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