2 killed in unrelated Salem shootings

Marion County

The shootings happened less than a mile apart


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.

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