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Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Salem Shooting

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – A 20-year-old Salem man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a shooting at a northeast Salem apartment complex.

The Statesman Journal reports Jonathan Jimenez-Miranda faces charges of attempted murder, assault, and unlawful use of a weapon.

Around 4 a.m. Tuesday, Salem Police officers were notified about a man who was dropped off at Salem Health Hospital with a gunshot wound.

Marion County Sheriff’s office Sgt. Jeremy Landers says the victim, a 20-year-old man from Salem, is in serious condition.

Jimenez-Miranda was taken into custody in the Portland area.

He’s being held without bail at the Marion County Jail. It wasn’t known if he has a lawyer.

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