18-year-old dead in Portsmouth neighborhood shooting

Shooting happened near N Willis Boulevard and Hereford Avenue

One person died in a shooting at  N Willis Boulevard and Hereford Avenue, September 19, 2016. (KOIN)
One person died in a shooting at N Willis Boulevard and Hereford Avenue, September 19, 2016. (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — An 18-year-old man was killed in a shooting in Portland’s Portsmouth neighborhood Monday night, police said.

Taylor was killed by a single gunshot wound, police say. September 20, 2016, (PPB)
Taylor was killed by a single gunshot wound, police say. September 20, 2016, (PPB)

Officers first received reports of gunfire near North Willis Boulevard and Hereford Avenue around 8:30 p.m., according to Portland Police Bureau.

First responders found Marquis S. Taylor and pronounced him dead on the scene.

PPB’s Gang Enforcement Team is investigating the case.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call 503.823.3333.

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