Tacoma Mall

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Tacoma Mall
Location Tacoma, Washington
Opening date 1965
Management Simon Property Group
Owner Simon Property Group
No. of stores and services 159
No. of anchor tenants 4
Total retail floor area 1,204,000 sq ft (111,855 m²)
No. of floors 1 (2 in Sears and Nordstrom, 3 in JCPenney, 4 in Macy's)
Website Official Website

The Tacoma Mall is the largest shopping center in Tacoma, Washington. It is owned by Simon Property Group. Anchor tenants include JCPenney, Sears, Macy's, and Nordstrom. The mall opened on October 13, 1965.[citation needed]

2005 shooting[edit]

On November 20, 2005, then 20-year-old Dominick Sergio Maldonado opened fire inside the mall, wounding six people. One of them was seriously injured. Maldonado took four people hostage but surrendered without further incident to SWAT. In 2007, Maldonado was sentenced to 163 years in prison.[1][2][3][4]


  1. ^ Heffter, Emily; Sommerfeld, Julia; Carter, Mike (2005-11-20). "Man arrested in Tacoma Mall shooting". The Seattle Times. Retrieved 2007-11-02. 
  2. ^ "Tacoma Mall Shooter Receives 163-Year Sentence". KIRO7 Eyewitness News. 2007-11-02. Retrieved 2007-11-02. 
  3. ^ Tacoma Mall shooter gets 163 year sentence
  4. ^ Pierce County Superior Court Criminal Case 05-1-05774-4

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Coordinates: 47°12′57″N 122°28′07″W / 47.21583°N 122.46861°W / 47.21583; -122.46861