2 hospitalized with serious injuries after NE MLK Blvd shooting

Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Another shooting in Northeast Portland was reported late Wednesday night, hours after a man was shot to death near a pizzeria on Northeast Sandy Boulevard.

This shooting occurred just before 9 p.m. on NE Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near Bryant. When officers arrived at the scene, a man and a woman were found with gunshot wounds.

Both victims were rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. There is no word on their current condition.

An investigation is ongoing. According to the Portland Police Bureau, detectives believe several witnesses may have left the scene before talking to officers. Anyone with information is urged to contact detective Brad Clifton at Brad.Clifton@portlandoregon.gov, 503.823.0696 or detective Michael Greenlee at Michael.Greenlee@portlandoregon.gov, 503.823.0871.

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