Man shot by Tacoma police officer Saturday identified

Staff writerJuly 2, 2013 

The man shot and wounded by a Tacoma police officer Saturday is Cesar Beltran, 53, the department reported Tuesday.

Beltran, reportedly a panhandler, attacked an officer with a pipe-like object after she asked him to move along near the intersection of East 28th Street and East Portland Avenue, police said.

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