Man Deceased After Shooting in the Lents Neighborhood

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May 22, 2022 17:50


On Sunday, May 22, 2022, at 2:43 p.m., officers from the East Precinct were dispatched to a report of a shooting in the 5800 block of Southeast 99th Avenue. When officers arrived they learned the victim had been taken to a fire station by a private party where he was then transported by ambulance to an area hospital. The man later died at the hospital.

The Portland Police Homicide Unit has responded to investigate. If anyone has information about this incident, please contact Detective Brian Sims at 503-823-2079 or Detective Meghan Burkeen at 503-823-2092.

During the investigation Southeast 99th Avenue is closed between Southeast Reedway Street and Southeast Knight Street. Additionally, Southeast Ramona Street is closed between Southeast 97th Avenue and Southeast 101st Avenue. The PIO is not responding to the scene. More information will be released when appropriate.



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