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Man arrested for shooting woman in SE Portland sentenced to 5 years in prison

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Edward Earl Jones Jr., jail booking photo Edward Earl Jones Jr., jail booking photo
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A man arrested in connection with a shooting that critically injured a woman in southeast Portland has been sentenced to five years in prison.

Edward Earl Jones Jr., 26, pleaded guilty to charges of first-degree attempted assault and felon in possession of a firearm Wednesday. Additional charges including attempted murder-domestic violence were dismissed. 

Police responded to an apartment complex on the 3600 block of Southeast 28th Place the afternoon of May 25, 2016.

A woman was found suffering from a gunshot wound. Her injuries were described as critical and life-threatening.

Police said the shooter ran away and was not immediately located.

Jones was arrested the following day. Police described the shooting as an incident of domestic violence.

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