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Gunman goes on shooting spree in Tacoma neighborhood

By Eric W. Dolan
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 20:39 EDT
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A gunman walked through a neighborhood in Tacoma, Washington and fired at houses indiscriminately, according to multiple media reports.

No injuries have been reported.

Police contained the gunman within his home. He has refused to surrender and is believed to have multiple firearms.

Sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer said the man has mental health issues. He may have been drinking before the incident.

Media helicopters have been ordered to stay 3 miles away.

“His firepower is strong enough to reach the helicopters,” Troyer said.

Watch video, broadcast by KOMO 4 News, below:

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Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan has served as an editor for Raw Story since August 2010, and is based out of Sacramento, California. He grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and received a Bachelor of Science from Bradley University. Eric is also the publisher and editor of PsyPost. You can follow him on Twitter @ewdolan.
 
 
 
 
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