Shooting Leaves One Dead In Portland

Portland, Ore.  — On Tuesday evening, officers from the East Precinct of the Portland Police Department were called to respond to a shooting near the intersection of East Burnside Street and Northeast 122nd Avenue. Upon arrival, officers found a man who was already deceased.

The Portland Police Homicide Unit detectives have been deployed to the scene and are currently investigating the incident. Anyone with information regarding this shooting is urged to contact Detective Scott Broughton or Detective Eric McDaniel using the provided contact information. The case number for this incident is 23-121352.

At this time, the identity of the victim is being withheld until their next of kin has been notified, and the Medical Examiner has confirmed the cause of death. Our thoughts are with the victim’s family during this difficult time.

The Portland Police Department is urging anyone with information regarding this incident to come forward to help bring closure to the victim’s family and justice to those responsible.