UPDATE #2 - ARREST: Portland Police Investigating a Deadly Shooting in Northeast Portland's Cully Neighborhood

May 10, 2013 20:10

  

Today, Friday May 10, 2013, at approximately 3:00 p.m., 30-year-old Bradley Carl O'Rourke turned himself in to police in connection with Wednesday morning's homicide in the Cully neighborhood.

O'Rourke was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Murder, Attempted Murder and Assault in the First Degree.

O'Rourke will be arraigned on Monday May 13, 2013 in Multnomah County Court.

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The man killed in this morning's shooting has been identified as 33-year-old Anton Lashawn Hill. The Oregon State Medical Examiner performed an autopsy this morning and has determined that Hill died of a gunshot wound to the head.

The other victim, a 21-year-old female, remains in a Portland hospital being treated for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Her name is not being released at this time.

No arrests have been made and detectives are continuing to investigate.

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Homicide detectives are continuing to investigate this morning's shooting on Northeast 60th Avenue.

Preliminary information indicates that there was a disturbance outside Club Skinn, located at 4523 Northeast 60th Avenue. During the disturbance, a person fired multiple shots that struck two people.

The deceased is a male in his early 30s and the person transported to the hospital is a female in her early 20s.

Witness information indicates that the shooter ran northbound on 60th Avenue. Officers canvassed the neighborhood but did not locate anyone matching the suspects description.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned African American male.

Based on available information, this does not appear to be a gang-related shooting.

Names of the victims will be released at a later time.

Detectives would like to hear from anyone with information about the disturbance and shooting.

Witnesses who have not already spoken to police at the scene can call the police non-emergency line at (503) 823-3333 or contact Detective Michele Michaels at (503) 823-0692 or Michele.Michaels@PortlandOregon.gov.

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This morning, Wednesday May 8, 2013, at 2:23 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of a shooting in the 4500 block of Northeast 60th Avenue.

Portland Police and Portland Fire & Rescue personnel arrived and located two victims of gunfire. A male victim is deceased at the scene and a female victim was transported to a Portland hospital with what is described to be a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

Homicide Detectives and Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division are en route to the scene to begin a death investigation.

Northeast 60th Avenue, just North of Prescott Street is closed to all traffic.

Media staging is at Northeast 60th Avenue and Prescott Street. PIO is responding to the scene.

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