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Pasco Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

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Update: Franklin County coroner says homicide victim from Wednesday night shooting is 18-year-old Gregory G. Thacker of Pasco

PASCO, WA - Pasco Police are investigating a fatal shooting near S. 9th Avenue and W. Washington Street. It happened around 6:45 p.m.

Police were called to the area for a man in his 20's who was shot in the head.

Witnesses told police they saw a dark skinned male running from the scene heading west on the bike path along the river. 

Police have not released any other information as it is an active investigation. Officers say they will be out searching the area for the suspect through out the night.

We expect to learn more information Thursday morning.