NE Portland shootings put 2 in hospital, no one arrested

Crime

Shootings happened within an hour of each other

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two separate shootings within an hour of each other in Northeast Portland sent 2 people to the hospital as authorities continue to search for suspects.

The shootings happened first at NE Killingsworth and 60th and the second at NE Fremont and 82nd. It’s not known at this time if the shootings are connected.

In the first shooting, the victim was shot multiple times as he stood outside a relative’s home when a suspect walked up and shot him, police said. No one else was hurt.

A short time later, another man was found with a gunshot wound at NE Fremont and 82nd. He was rushed to a hospital and his condition is not publicly known.

No arrests have been made in either shooting and no suspect description is currently available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Portland police.

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