Granite Falls WA body is ID'd as Tacoma man

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GRANITE FALLS, Wash. (AP) -- A 30-year-old man found fatally shot in the Granite Falls, Wash., area was from Tacoma.

The Snohomish County medical examiner's office has identified the man as Patrick D. Buckmaster. The death has been ruled a homicide.

The Daily Herald said Monday the Snohomish County sheriff's major crimes unit is investigating the death. A spokesman has declined to say more about the case. The body was found Jan. 3 in an unspecified outdoors location.

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Information from: The Daily Herald, http://www.heraldnet.com