PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Oregon State Police are searching for a suspect who they say shot someone near the northbound Interstate 5 off-ramp near Salem Monday afternoon.
Law enforcement and emergency personnel responded to the shooting at around 2:45 p.m.
At the scene, they found one person with a gunshot wound. The victim was taken to the hospital.
Police say the suspect has been identified as 28-year-old Jerry Regis — but did not say he was taken into custody. Regis was described as a Hispanic man, about 5-feet-5 inches tall with a shaved or almost shaved head. He had a mustache and was wearing khaki pants and a khaki shirt.
As of Monday, he was last seen traveling south while armed with a gun.
Anyone with any information about this shooting is urged to contact OSP at 1.800.442.0776 or *OSP and leave information for Detective Yoder.