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UPDATE: A woman is killed in North Portland and two other people are wounded in three different shootings.

COURTESY PHOTO: KOIN 6 NEWS - The scene of the shooting on North Marine Drive.Police responded to a series of shootings, including a woman who was killed in North Portland.

The names of the victims were not immediately released, and no suspect information was available.

According to police, at 4:38 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, North Precinct officers were called to a report of shots fired in the 9500 block of North Buchanan Avenue. When the officers arrived, they found an adult female with a possible gunshot wound. Paramedics confirmed the woman was dead.

Homicide detectives responded to conduct the investigation. Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Detective Ryan Foote This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 503-823-0781 or Detective Travis Law This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 503-823-0395. Please reference case number 21-25163.

Before that, police responded to a shots fired call at Laurelhurst Park in Southeast Portland near a homeless camp.

Just before 2:30 a.m., officers were called to Southeast Oak Street and 37th Avenue on a report of an assault with a weapon. They then discovered one victim with life-threatening injuries at the scene. Police said detectives do not know what caused those injuries, however.

A video crew on the scene spotted first responders taking the victim to the hospital. There is no word on his current condition.

No other details of either shooting were immediately available.

And before that, one person was hospitalized after a shooting in Northeast Portland late Wednesday.

Just before 11:30 p.m. Jan. 27, police were called to Northeast Marine Drive near 13th Avenue on reports of a shooting. Officials say one person was rushed to the hospital after being hit by gunfire, but there was no word on their condition.

KOIN 6 News is a news partner of the Portland Tribune and contributed to this story. Their story can be found here.

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