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Man crashes into Tacoma house, found hiding in nearby yard

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Aug. 1, 2012 at 10:22 am with 4 Comments »
August 1, 2012 1:46 pm

Tacoma police said a 20-year-old man crashed into a house early this morning and yelled to officers that he had a gun as he ran away from the scene.

The collision happened at 5:40 a.m. at South Cushman Avenue and South 23rd Street. Officers arriving at the scene spotted the driver trying to flee on foot.

“While they were chasing him, he yelled that he had a gun,” police spokesman Mark Fulghum said.

Officers with their guns drawn chased him down the street and searched for about 25 minutes before finding him hiding in a yard.

Alcohol is believed to have been involved in the crash.

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  1. truthseeker253 says:

    He’s lucky he did it in Tacoma. In Seattle, the Police would have shot him.

  2. MrCarleone says:

    “In Seattle, the Police would have shot him.”

    And a wonderfull day it would have been .

  3. royboy361 says:

    Funny, I have a gun.
    What do you think the Police have milk and cookies?

  4. I’ve gotten milk and cookies from the police.
    And at 3AM in the morning.

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