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The suspect fled the scene, leaving 18-year-old Fermin Alonso-Alonso dead; anyone with information should notify WCSO.

COURTESY PHOTO: WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - A party at a Rock Creek home turned deadly early Sunday morning after an 18-year-old partygoer was fatally shot by an unnamed suspect.

(Update: The victim of this morning's fatal shooting is being identified as 18-year-old Fermin Alonso-Alonso of North Plains, Oregon. His family has been notified.)

Washington County sheriff's deputies are searching for the suspect in a fatal shooting that occurred early Sunday morning, Sept. 30, in the Rock Creek area.

The Sheriff's Office responded at about 12:47 a.m. Sunday after receiving reports that a person had been shot during an "altercation" at a house party in the 17700 block of Northwest Connett Meadow Court, according to a statement. The victim, a 18-year-old man, was transported to a trauma center with life-threatening injuries. He died later this morning.

A friend has set up a gofundme acount to help the family.

The suspect in the shooting allegedly fled the scene, and deputies were unable to find them after a search of the area.

No suspect information has been released at this time.

Deputies are still working to contact people who attended the party. Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff's Office at 503-846-2700.

The investigation is being led by the inter-agency Washington County Major Crimes Team, with assistance from the Oregon State Police Forensic Services Division.

Also assisting with the emergency response Sunday morning were Beaverton, Hillsboro and state police agencies, Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue, and Metro West Ambulance.

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