Wanted Fugitive Shot Dead By Police

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 13, 2014

PORTLAND — We’ve learned a lot more about what happened Wednesday afternoon during an exchange of gunfire between an officer and a man wanted for kidnapping and robbery.

Kelly Swoboda, 49, was shot and killed and Officer John Romero was wounded.

Kelly Swoboda

Police were called to Southwest Portland after getting a tip of a suspicious man near the Hillsdale Library and …

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Fight Results in Shooting On Woodstock

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 7, 2014
Courtesy: KGW

PORTLAND — A man was shot and another man was arrested for pulling the trigger near Southeast 82nd and Woodstock late Friday morning.

Witnesses say the men were fighting in the street when a shot was fired.  The victim ran to an auto body shop for help while the shooter bolted from the scene to a home where he was arrested.

The guy shot …

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Teens Arrested In Deadly Keizer Shooting

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 6, 2014

KEIZER, Ore. — Two 17-year-old’s are accused of shooting the parents of one of the boys at their home, killing his mother and wounding his dad before taking off.

An alarm sent officers to the house on Ventura Loop North late Wednesday night where they found 44-year-old Michelle Pearson dead and her husband, 57-year-old Wilfred “Bill” Pearson wounded in need of …

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Cash Reward To Catch Murderer

Posted by Jeremy Scott on February 18, 2014

PORTLAND — Nearly eleven months since a teenager was gunned down at a gas station, the man accused of pulling the trigger is still walking the streets.

23-year-old Lonnell George is wanted for gunning down 18-year-old Edward Paden Junior outside the Valero gas station at Northeast 60th and Killingsworth last March 27th.

Lonnell George

George is a known gang member with a …

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Police Shoot Man in Beaverton Disturbance

Posted by Jeremy Scott on February 12, 2014

BEAVERTON — An officer shot a man on Tuesday afternoon inside a home on SW Bridle Hills Drive just off Hart Road.  Police were called there for a disturbance.

They say the 28-year-old suspect armed with a weapon confronted them.  At least one shot was fired and the man went down.  He was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, but …

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