2 killed in unrelated Salem shootings

Marion County

The shootings happened less than a mile apart

generic-salem-police

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two people died in shootings in Salem in the early hours of Sunday, August 4.

Salem police said the shootings are unrelated, though they happened less than a mile apart.

The first shooting was at Englewood Park just before 1 a.m. The victim, 16-year-old Ishaq Saleem, died at the hospital.

No suspect information is available.

Hours later at 3:19 a.m., police were called to a home on NE 22nd Street and found a person who had been shot. They also died at the hospital.

A suspect in that shooting is being questioned.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Top Headlines

More News

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Twitter News Widget