Crime Stoppers of Oregon and the Portland Police Bureau are seeking more information on the 2015 deadly shooting of a 26-year-old man in North Portland.

Portland police officers responded to the report of a shooting at North Vancouver Avenue and Fargo Street around 3:15 p.m. on Nov. 11, 2015.

Officers said they arrived to find Laray William Seamster suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital, but died shortly after his arrival.

Witnesses told police two younger black males were involved in the shooting and ran away from the area, possibly leaving in a silver vehicle.

No arrests have been made and detectives are asking for the public's help to solve the case.

Seamster's family will be holding a two-year anniversary candlelight vigil Saturday at 6 p.m. outside of the Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church. The public is invited to attend.

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