1 killed in N Portland homeless camp shooting, no arrests


Death of Quaii Snider, 37, ruled a homicide

Quaii Snider, 37, was shot and killed in North Portland, Aug. 17, 2021. (Portland Police Bureau)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — One person was shot and killed at a homeless camp in North Portland early Tuesday.

Shortly before 8 a.m., Portland police responded to reports of shots fired near North Victory Boulevard and Interstate 5. Officers arrived to find one victim, who was then rushed to a hospital via ambulance.

The victim died of his wounds. He was later identified as 37-year-old Quaii Snider.

1 hospitalized after N Portland shooting, no arrests. August 17, 2021. (KOIN)

Police searched the area for any evidence and witnesses. Officials say no suspect was found.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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