Man with gun shot, wounded by Pierce County deputy


TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A Pierce County Sheriff’s deputy shot a man in Buckley after the Tacoma Police Department said the man produced a handgun during a domestic violence call.

Deputies were called at about 1:45 p.m. to a residence southeast of Tacoma in Buckley.

Sometime after arriving, the man produced a handgun and one deputy fired at him

After the shooting, deputies administered aid to the man and he was flown in critical but stable condition to a hospital, Tacoma police spokeswoman Wendy Haddow said.

The man is 70 years old . No further information was immediately available.


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