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.
BREAKING: Portland Police are on scene of a shooting call off N. Webster Street. One neighbor told me she heard about a dozen shots and saw a man’s body on the ground. Waiting for more details pic.twitter.com/kHXJbEfnPD— Kandra Kent (@KandraKPTV) April 20, 2021
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.