1 injured after Salem Halloween party ends in gunfire


The suspect left the scene before deputies arrived

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — One person was injured in a shooting at a Halloween party in Salem early Sunday, said the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies were called out to the 1000-block of Portland Road NE around 3:20 a.m. on a report of gunfire. They arrived to find that a 26-year-old Myrtle Creek man had been shot. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with what the sheriff’s office described as non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect had left the party before deputies arrived.

This is an ongoing investigation, according to the sheriff’s office.

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