Deputies investigating homicide in Parkland

PARKLAND, Wash. -- Pierce County sheriff's deputies are investigating a homicide in Parkland.

Neighbors called 9-1-1 after hearing a fight around 4:35 a.m. Wednesday near Pacific Avenue and 125th St S.

When deputies arrived, they found a man's body in the parking lot of a nearby auto parts store. Authorities said the 38-year-old from Spanaway had several gunshot wounds.

A portion of Pacific Ave S was closed for several hours, but reopened around 9:45 a.m.

This is a developing story and will be updated.