Suspect Charged, Two Men Dead In Southwest Portland Shooting.

Portland, Ore. — Portland Police say a suspect is now booked in the Multnomah County Detention Center.

21 year old Jobanpreet Singh, faces two counts of first degree murder, after a shooting in the Multnomah neighborhood.

On Wednesday, May 3, 2023,  two men were fatally shot in a parking lot. The incident took place at approximately 2:45 p.m. in the 9100 block of Southeast Barbur Boulevard, according to a statement from the Portland Police Bureau.

Upon arriving at the scene, officers found two men deceased.

The Portland Police Bureau Homicide Unit has taken charge of the investigation and is urging anyone with information to come forward. Southwest Barbur Boulevard has been closed between Southwest 30th Avenue and Southwest Alice Street while the investigation is ongoing.

The names of the victims have not yet been released, pending notification of their families.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact Detective Tony Harris at [email protected] or call (503) 823-0441, or Detective Brad Clifton at [email protected] or call 503-823-0696. Please reference case number 23-115074 in your communication with police.