One dead, one wounded in overnight shootings
One person was killed and another wounded in three shootings between late Thursday, June 17, and early Friday.
The name of the victims were not immediately released. No one was arrested and no suspect information was available.
The first shooting took place near Northeast 74th Avenue and Glisan Street around 10:30 p.m. Thursday. East Precinct officers responded to a report that a patient with apparent gunshot wounds had arrived at a hospital from the 4800 block of Northeast Glisan Street. After lengthy lifesaving efforts by medical personnel, the adult mayor patient died.
The next call came in from across town. Just before midnight, police responded to Northwest 1st Avenue and Glisan Street for another shooting. Officers were spotted investigating an area beneath the Steel Bridge.
The latest shots fired call came in just before 2 a.m. Friday at Southeast 97th Avenue and Foster Road.
When first responders arrived, they found at least one person had been hurt. That person was rushed to a hospital in an ambulance.
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