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Teen shot to death on front porch of his Tacoma home

July 31, 2019

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Police say a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot during a dispute on the front porch of his Tacoma home Tuesday.

The News Tribune reports he was identified by police Wednesday as Jamone Pratt.

Police say neighbors called 911 about 12:40 p.m. to report hearing gunshots and seeing at least two cars speed away from Pratt’s house.

Officers found the teen with a gunshot wound to the head. Police say he died Tuesday night at Tacoma General Hospital.

Detectives are interviewing multiple witnesses.

No suspects have been identified and no one is in custody.

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Information from: The News Tribune, http://www.thenewstribune.com

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