PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Police are investigating after responding to a shooting and finding a body in north Portland Monday night.

At about 9:26 p.m., police responded to multiple calls regarding a shooting near North Albina Avenue and North Webster Street in the Humboldt neighborhood.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a person that appeared to have been shot. The person was pronounced dead.

Officers closed the area to investigate and attempted to find witnesses. 

The victim has been identified as 20-year-old Calvin Jerome Jackson III of Portland. The Oregon State Medical Examiner's Office conducted an autopsy and determined Jackson died from gunshot wounds and ruled his death a homicide. 

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Detective Rico Beniga by emailing Rico.Beniga@portlandoregon.gov or calling 503-823-0457 or Detective Jennifer Hertzler by emailing Jennifer.Hertzler@portlandoregon.gov or calling 503-823-1040.

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(2) comments

Toothache

In most places this is called murder, but, in Portland, it's just being weird.

jstrong

Nothing new about this area of town..shootings, break-ins, assault and so much more!

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