Man seriously injured in Lloyd District shooting


Officers have closed southbound N Interstate Ave for the investigation

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man was shot multiple times in the Lloyd District Friday night, leaving him with life-threatening injuries, said police.

The shooting, in the area of North Interstate Avenue and North Thunderbird Way across the street from the Veterans Memorial Coliseum, was reported around 9:30 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot multiple times and was still alive. He was immediately taken to a nearby hospital with what police described as life-threatening injuries.

Police said “the suspect or suspects left the scene before officers arrived.”

A portion of the southbound lane of N Interstate Ave is closed to traffic as police investigate. This closure does not affect the nearby MAX line.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Portland police’s non-emergency line at 503-823-3333.

Police on Twitter said this was one of two shootings with victims that officers were investigating Friday night.

This is a developing story.

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