Gresham police officer involved in deadly shooting in SE Portland


The officer was uninjured

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Authorities say a man died in a shooting involving one of their officers in Southeast Portland.

Gresham police say the shooting happened while they were investigating a “residential disturbance.” Just after 9:30 p.m., a Gresham officer and multiple Portland officers were called to the 12400 block of Southeast Kelly Street due to a reports of a white man making threats. 

Once at the scene, the Gresham officer fired off a shot and the man was pronounced dead. He was identified as 49-year-old Israel Berry.

The officer was not physically injured, according to authorities.

No other details were immediately available. The investigation is ongoing.

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