(KOMO News) Tacoma police shot and killed a man who was armed with a rifle and reportedly throwing incendiary devices at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma early Saturday morning.
Four officers responded to the privately run immigration prison at about 4 a.m. Saturday and found the suspect outside the facility, according to the Tacoma Police Department.
Police said the man caused a vehicle to catch fire and that he attempted to ignite a large propane tank and set buildings on fire. Police said that besides the rifle, he had a satchel and flares.
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