Man dead, woman injured in shooting in NW Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - A man died and a woman was injured in a shooting in northwest Portland on Friday night, according to the Portland Police Bureau.
PPB said just before 11:30 p.m. Friday, officers responded to a shooting at Northwest 17th Avenue and Northwest Irving Street. When they arrived, they found a man and woman shot.
Officers and paramedics tried to save the man, but he died at the scene. The woman was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive.
Police said the suspect left the scene and no arrests have been made. A suspect description was not released.
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Homicide detectives are investigating. If anyone has any information, you’re asked to contact detective Erik Kammerer at Erik.Kammerer@police.portlandoregon.gov or (503) 823-0762 or detective Mike Schmerber at Michael.Schmerber@police.portlandoregon.gov or (503) 823-0991.
This is the 25th homicide of 2023 in Portland and the 23rd by gunfire.
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