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Monday, June 26, 2017 This Week's Paper
Detectives seek information about Sixth Avenue Shooting

Tacoma Police detectives need help to identify the suspect responsible for the murder of 19-year-old Charles “Chucky” Williams of University Place.

At 1:25 a.m. on Sunday March 23, Chucky Williams was shot and killed by an unidentified suspect at the intersection of Sixth Avenue and Fife Street in the City of Tacoma. Williams had just left a memorial party at a nearby dance hall when he became involved in a large fight involving several unidentified people. During the fight an unidentified suspect displayed a handgun and fired multiple shots, striking the victim in the back.

The suspect is described as a black male in his late teens or early 20’s, with a heavy build and hair worn in either short dreadlocks or curls. He was seen wearing jean shorts and a black t-shirt with red and white lettering on the front.

A video of the shooting can be viewed on KING5's website. At the time of the shooting there were more than 30 people involved in or watching the fight, and investigators are asking anyone who may have been there to please come forward. Detectives are looking for any information regarding the suspect responsible for the crime. Receive up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and charges filed for the person responsible in this case.Call 1-800-222-TIPS.