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Man shot in back in Tacoma during drug deal gone bad

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on April 15, 2013 at 2:13 pm |
April 15, 2013 2:15 pm

Tacoma police are investigating a shooting that injured a man Sunday afternoon during an apparent drug deal that soured.

The victim was shot in the back about 3:30 p.m. in the 3200 block of East E Street. He told officers he didn’t know the shooter’s name.

Police said a disagreement erupted between the two men over the sale of prescription drugs. No one has been arrested.

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