Outpouring of community support after Tacoma police officer killed in line of duty
TACOMA -- Tacoma police said there has been a tremendous showing of community support after one of their officers was killed in the line of duty. The unidentified officer was shot and killed while responding to a domestic violence call Wednesday night in east Tacoma. "We’ve suffered a great loss, and I think the community has suffered a great loss. And I don’t know how to put that into words other than to say that everyone here appreciates the kind thoughts and the prayers that are going out to us," said Tacoma police spokesperson Loretta Cool.