Former Sonics player Shawn Kemp booked into Pierce County Jail on investigation of drive-by shooting

At around 2 p.m. Tacoma officers responded to a shooting at the Tacoma Mall. No one was injured.

TACOMA, Wash. — Former Sonics player Shawn Kemp was booked into the Pierce County Jail Wednesday on investigation of a drive-by shooting. 

The Pierce County Jail roster lists a Shawn Travis Kemp with the same birthday as the former basketball player currently booked into the facility.

Kemp was a six-time NBA all-star and played for the Sonics from 1989 to 1997. He is also a prominent Seattle businessman, owning two cannabis stores, one in Belltown and the other in SODO. 

Police responded to a

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