PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — One person was killed and two others were hospitalized due to a shooting in Northeast Portland Thursday night, Portland police said.
Police rushed to the scene in the 1800 block of NE 66th around 9 p.m. and taped off an area around NE 65th and Hancock, a residential area with an apartment complex. Officers arrived to find two victims with gunshot wounds. They were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Officers then learned of a third victim, who had arrived at a local hospital in a private vehicle. The man was later pronounced dead at the hospital. The deceased victim was later identified as 28-year-old Shawndell DeShazo II.
No suspect information has been given at this time. Police say more information will be released when appropriate.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Detective Erik Kammerer Erik.Kammerer@portlandoregon.gov, 503.823.0762 or Detective Shaye Samora Shaye.Samora@portlandoregon.gov, 503.823.0768.