Police investigate fatal shooting of 19-year-old in Ruston
RUSTON, Wash. (AP) — A man was shot and killed in Ruston Saturday night, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department.
Police were dispatched to Yacht Club Road in Ruston at about 11:15 p.m. Saturday after a 911 caller reported that a man had been shot in the area, the News Tribune reported.
Tacoma and Ruston police arrived and provided first aid to the 19-year-old man, but he eventually died at the scene, said Sgt. Darren Moss with the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department.
The county has a contract with the city of Ruston to handle its homicide investigations, Moss said.