Man killed in SE Portland shooting

The shooter is still on the loose

One person was shot to death at SE 132nd and Bush in Portland, September 25, 2015 (KOIN)
One person was shot to death at SE 132nd and Bush in Portland, September 25, 2015 (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN 6) — Police called out a tactical team and crisis negotiators to look for a potential shooting suspect after a man was shot and killed in the Powellhurst-Gilbert neighborhood.

The shooting was reported at 8:01 p.m. on Friday in the area of Southeast 132nd & Bush. Officers arrived and located one person who was suffering from at least one gunshot wound. That man later died. He has been identified as Tyler Woods, 25, from Southeast Portland.

Tyler Woods was shot and killed in SE Portland Friday, Sept. 25, 2015 (PPB)
Tyler Woods was shot and killed in SE Portland Friday, Sept. 25, 2015 (PPB)

The Portland Police Bureau’s Special Emergency Response Team (SERT) and Crisis Negotiation Team (CNT) responded to look for the shooter.

Police had set up a perimeter around SE Holgate to Powell and SE 122nd and 135th.

Residents had been told remain inside. Around 12:32 a.m. on Saturday, most of the roads were re-opened. Officers have not released any additional information about the shooter other than he is white, 25-35 years old, 5’10” with a medium build.

Homicide detectives and the bureau’s Forensic Evidence Division responded to the crime scene to investigate the shooting.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to contact Detective Rico Beniga at 503-823-0457, rico.beniga@portlandoregon.gov; or, Detective Anthony Merrill at 503-823-4033, anthony.merrill@portlandoregon.gov.

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