PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – A man has died following a shooting in Portland’s North Tabor neighborhood Wednesday morning — and the suspect or suspects remain at large, according to the Portland Police Bureau.
PPB says that just before 9:20 a.m., officers were dispatched to the reported shooting on Northeast Glisan Street where they found the man, who has yet to be publicly identified, dead on the scene.
No arrests have been made at this time and no suspect information has been released.
As PPB’s Homicide Unit investigates, officials have shut down NE Glisan St. from NE 53rd Avenue to NE 58th Avenue.
KOIN 6 News’ Liz Burch spoke exclusively with Timothy Marks Frazier, who told her he’s the victim’s brother. He says his sibling was found in a car.
Frazier described his brother as a “nice, easygoing guy,” and said he feels lost without him.
“He was a proud father, and he had love for everybody. It’s just so crazy that he’s gone,” Frazier said. “It’s just heartbreaking.”
Police Chief Chuck Lovell visited the scene to thank the officers, sergeants, detectives and criminalists who were working the investigation.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Detective Mike Jones at Michael.Jones@police.portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-0405, or Detective Erik Kammerer at Erik.Kammerer@police.portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-0762, and reference case number 23-135639.
KOIN 6 News is on the scene working to learn more. This is a developing story.