Salem shooting involves Woodburn man
Oregon State Police are investigating a hostage and shooting situation which left several people dead in a Salem home Monday, including a Woodburn man.
OSP reported that Marion County Sheriff's Office deputies responded at 12:30 p.m. to an incident in the 200 block of Juneva Place in southeast Salem. Deputies initially tried to establish communications with the suspect, identified as Jose Jesus Lopez-Tinoco, 34, of Woodburn.
The deputies heard gunshots inside the home, after which they forced their way inside, and one deputy fired a yet-to-be-determined number of rounds in the process, according to the report.
Once inside, they located Laura Rocio-Bustos, 43, suffering from a gunshot would. She was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. Two males died from gunshot wounds: an unidentified 11-year old and Diari Bustos-Bustos, 24.
An uninjured 13-year-old male was rescued from inside the residence.
OSP Capt. Timothy Fox said Lopez-Tinoco was found deceased inside the house, reportedly from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The report added that MCSO deputy Ricky Kittelson, a two-year deputy with the department, was placed on administrative leave as per protocol.
An investigation of the incident is ongoing.
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