Police respond to a report of gunshots to find an unidentified man dead near the corner of Main and East Second streets just before midnight

Editor's note: This update to this story contains new informaiton

Police are investigating a shooting in Newberg Friday night that resulted in the death of a local man.

According to a release from the Newberg-Dundee Police Department, officers responded to reports of shots fired at 11:41 p.m. at Main and East Second streets to find a man that had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was non-responsive.

Officers attempted life-saving measures but were unsuccessful and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Yamhill County Major Crimes Team was called into aid the NDPD with the investigation.

The man was subsequently identified as Mark Burnell, 20, who is a native of La Grande but had been living in Newberg for about a year. His next of kin have been notified of his death, NDPD Capt. Jeff Kosmicki said.

"Based on witness interviews, investigators believe this was a homicide," an earlier statement from the NDPD said. "This is an ongoing and active investigation."

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call NDPD Detective Drew Eubanks at 503-538-8321.

"At this time there have not been any arrests in the case," Kosmicki said. "Detectives from the Major Crimes Response Team continue working to bring the person or persons responsible for the death of Mr. Burnell to justice."

Woodburn man arrested on kidnapping, assault charges

On Sunday, NDPD officers responded to a report of a disturbance at 914 E. Seventh St. and began an investigation after learning that a female in the residence had been kidnapped at knifepoint and sexually assaulted.

As part of the investigation, officers learned that Woodburn resident Rigoberto Vasquez-Vasquez was a suspect in the case.

He was subsequently arrested and lodged in the Yamhill County jail in McMinnville on $310,000 bail.

Vasquez-Vasquez was charged with first-degree kidnapping and sexual abuse, fourth-degree assault and menacing.

The NDPD were assisted in the investigation by the McMinnville Police Department and Oregon State Police.

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