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25 Jul 2014
26 Jul 2014
Victim in fatal shooting identified
Police have identified a man who was fatally shot Sunday night at a Gresham apartment complex as Andreas Prince Jones, 21, of Portland, said Lt. Claudio Grandjean, Gresham police spokesman.
Just before 7 p.m. Sunday, June 9, Gresham police responded to multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting a shooting in the 19100 block of Southeast Burnside Street, Grandjean said.
In the parking lot at Rockwood Station apartments, officers found a man who'd been shot. Paramedics immediately treated him, but he died at the scene.
Gresham police continue to looking for the shooter, described as an African-American man who ran from the scene heading east through the apartment complex. The suspect is in his early 20s with 2-inch dread-lock style hair. He is between 5-foot-11-inches tall and 6-foot-1-inch tall and weights approximately 160 pounds.
The East County Major Crimes Team is investigating. Anyone with additional information about this case is encouraged to call the Gresham Police tip line is 503-618-2719 or 1-888-989-3505.