Man shot, suspect arrested after standoff in Troutdale


Deputies say there is no threat to the public

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) —  A man was shot and rushed to the hospital after a shooting led to a standoff in Troutdale late Wednesday night.

Calls came in around 10:45 p.m., reporting shots fired at a home on Southeast 302nd Avenue near Southeast Division Drive. When deputies arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound, who was then sent to a nearby hospital. He is expected to survive, officials say.

Robert Gillis Jr. (MCSO)

Still on the scene was the allegedly armed shooting suspect. After deputies repeatedly urged him to surrender, the SWAT team was called in to assist. Deputies say after about 45 minutes, the suspect, identified as Robert Raymond Gillis Jr., came outside and was arrested without incident.

The 66-year-old is facing charges for attempted murder, assault in the first degree and unlawful use of a weapon.

Deputies say there is no threat to the public, but the investigation remains underway. KOIN 6 News will update this story when new information is released.

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