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Victim identified in gang-related shooting in Gresham

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GRESHAM, OR (KPTV) -

Police have released the identity of the man involved in Wednesday night’s gang-related shooting outside a Gresham apartment.

Gresham police said the victim, 23-year-old Aurelio Vega-Salazar of Gresham, sustained serious but not life threatening injuries after a man in dark clothing opened fired outside the Village Court Apartments on northeast Oregon Street around 6:20 a.m.

Based on witness statements, police believe this is a gang-related incident.

Police have yet to make any arrests. The shooter is described as a Hispanic man in his late teens or early twenties, 5 foot 8 inches tall with a thin build.

If you have any information on this incident, please contact Gresham police. 

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