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5 arrested after two men found shot to death in Tacoma

TACOMA, Wash. -- Two men are dead and five people have been taken into custody, including three juveniles, after a shooting in Tacoma Tuesday night, police spokesman Loretta Cool said.

Police received reports of shots being fired in the 44th and Portland Avenue area about 8:05 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He died at the scene.

A second man arrived at the hospital where he also died from his injuries.

Cool said both men were in their early to mid-20s.

Investigators said a man, a woman, and three juveniles have been booked into jail on murder charges.

The investigation is ongoing.

We'll update this article when more information becomes available. 

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