PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Police officials say they are treating the shooting outside of a Portland strip club as a homicide after one of the five injured victims has died.
Officials say in a statement that the victim died after being transported to an area hospital from the Soobie’s Bar & Grill Strip Club early on Saturday. The deceased is a 26-year-old male.
Police say four other victims – men and women in their 20’s and 30’s – have injuries that are not life-threatening and are expected to recover.
The victims’ identities have not been released.
Police say the shooting was gang-related and most likely happened in the club’s parking lot.