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UPDATE: Victim was 30-year-old man; suspect arrested in killing in Northeast Portland.

VIA KOIN 6 NEWS - Portland Police Bureau investigators respond to the scene of a fatal shooting on Northeast Sandy Boulevard on Wednesday, June 19. 
JUSTIN STEWARTPolice have arrested a suspect in a Wednesday killing of a 30-year-old man in Northeast Portland.

Tyler Wayne Pierce, 30, is charged with manslaughter 1, unlawful possession of a loaded firearm in public, and unlawful possession of a firearm.

The victim identified Thursday, June 20, as Justin Stewart. He was seriously wounded and died while being treated at a local hospital. Police said the two men knew each other.

According to police, at about 2:36 a.m. on June 19, North Precinct officers were called to Northeast Sandy Boulevard and Prescott Street, where they found the shooting victim and another man. Officers recovered a firearm in the incident.

Northeast Sandy Boulevard was closed for hours during the investigation.




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