Hostages taken and shots fired at car dealership in Tacoma

Armed police are dealing with an active shooter situation at a car dealership in the US.

The gunman stormed Sky Motors on Pacific Avenue S in Tacoma, Washington.

He took one person hostage before firing multiple shots inside the business.

Officers were able to rescue the hostage but the gunman barricaded himself inside and continues to fire at Sheriff’s deputies.

SWAT teams are also on the scene, which is in lockdown.

Witnesses reported hearing shots fired near Sarrs Marketplace on the same road.

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