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Police respond to a report of gunshots to find an unidentified man dead near the corner of Main and East Second streets just before midnight

Police are investigating a shooting in Newberg Friday night that resulted in the death of an unidentified man.

According to a release from the Newberg-Dundee Police Department, officers responded to reports of shots fired at 11:41 p.m. at Main and East Second streets to find a man that had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was non-responsive.

Officers attempted life-saving measures but were unsuccessful and the man was pronouced dead at the scene.

The Yamhill County Major Crimes Team was called into aid the NDPD with the investigation.

The man was subsequently identified, but police are not releasing his name as the investigation is continuing. As of the time of the release the man's next of kin had not been notified.

"Based on witness interviews, investigators believe this was a homicide," a statement from the NDPD said. "This is an ongoing and active investigation."

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call NDPD Detective Drew Eubanks at 503-538-8321.

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