PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Portland police gang enforcement team is investigating the shooting of a man in his 20s in the parking lot of a Safeway off North Jantzen Dr. police said.
Police said the victim managed to get to the Chevron station nearby after being shot in the back. Police aren’t sure how many times he was hit, but witnesses describe hearing 3 or 4 shots fired.
Witnesses told police that there was some sort of disturbance prior to the shooting.
The victim was transported to the hospital with life threatening injuries.
The police do not yet have a description of the suspect.
Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the Police Non-Emergency Line at 503.823.3333.