Portland Man Faces Attempted Murder Charge After Shooting

Posted by Kaylene Beaujolais on May 23, 2015
Marcel Lee Daniel Jr.

PORTLAND, Ore. – A Portland man faces attempted murder charges after a shooting earlier this week. Gang Enforcement Team officers with the help of SERT arrested 23-year-old Marcel Daniel Jr. Friday, two days after the shooting. Investigators learned that two moving cars were shooting at each other in the area of North Portsmouth Avenue and Bowdoin Street. Daniel was in …

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Cyclist Severely Injured in Crash

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on May 23, 2015

Washington County, OR – A bicyclist suffers from life-threatening injuries after a crash with an SUV Friday afternoon.  It happened on SW Miller Road at SW Barnes Road in the Sylvan area just outside Portland.  43 year old David Garcia was taken by ambulance to a hospital, where he underwent life-saving surgery. The driver of the SUV is cooperating with …

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Police Hunt for Armed Man Near Airport

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on May 23, 2015

Portland, OR – A huge police search for a suspect near the Portland airport is unsuccessful. They shut down traffic for blocks on Marine Drive after a man pistol-whipped someone at the McDonald’s near Airport Way around 2 PM Friday afternoon. Sgt. Pete Simpson says, police couldn’t find the man, and they left the scene Friday night.  The suspect is …

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Memorial Day Kicks Off The Summer Travel Season

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on May 22, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. — According to AAA, some 36 million travelers will hit the roads nationwide for the three-day Memorial Day holiday weekend.

The two busiest days will be Friday to get out of town and coming back in late Monday before work Tuesday.

“We think many Oregonians are definitely heading out on the roads.  Gas prices are a little bit lower and people …

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Hundreds Protest Police Shooting in Olympia

Posted by Associated Press on May 22, 2015

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Hundreds of people gathered Thursday evening in Olympia, Washington, to protest a police shooting that wounded two stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store.

Protesters who gathered at a park held signs that read “We Are Grieving,” ”Race is a Factor,” and “Black Lives Matter.”

One man, Rafael Ruiz, addressed the crowd, saying, “We’re not going …

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