Portland, Ore. — Two police officers in two different areas were shot overnight.
The first happened in Kalama, Washington about 10:00pm Saturday night near Fallert Road. The officer was airlifted to the hospital and died shortly after.
Deputies have located a person of interest in the case.
An officer was also shot in Milwaukie, Oregon about 11:20 pm Saturday night near SE 42nd Avenue between SE Jackson Street and SE Harrison Street.
This shooting happened when an officer attempted to contact a man involved in a previous call, where the threat of a gun was reported. According to Milwaukie Police, the suspect did not comply with demands and a taser was used, however it was not effective and the officer was shot moments later.
That officer was taken to the hospital with what are reported as non-life-threatening injuries.
These are developing stories will be updated as new information is released.