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Homicide Investigation Underway in Southeast Portland

April 15, 2024 17:16


Two shot, one killed in shooting in Southeast Portland

On Monday, April 15th, 2024 at approximately 2:08 p.m. officers from the East Precinct responded to a call of a shooting near the intersection of Southeast 84th Avenue and Southeast Powell Boulevard. Officers arrived and found two adults with gunshot wounds. One of the adults, a male, was declared deceased at the scene. The second adult, a female, was transported to an area hospital by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries.

Detectives from the Homicide Detail have responded to the scene to begin their investigation.

Southeast Powell Boulevard is closed between Southeast 82nd Avenue and Southeast 92nd Avenue while investigators collect evidence and process the scene.

Anyone with information on this case who has not yet spoken to police is asked to contact Detective Jeffrey Pontius at Jeffrey.pontius@police.portlandoregon.gov or Detective Stephen Gandy at Stephen.gandy@police.portlandoregon.g

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