PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – A man was found dead when police responded to a medical call at about 4:40 a.m. Saturday in the 12800 block of SE Holgate Boulevard.
The Portland Police Bureau said a security guard found a man down in the Powellhurst-Gilbert neighborhood and medical personnel pronounced him dead as soon as they arrived.
Responding officers discovered evidence of a shooting, prompting homicide detectives to get involved, PPB said.
Detectives said a preliminary investigation indicated this was a homicide. An autopsy will be scheduled to determine the cause and manner of death, authorities said.
Police provided no other information about the identity of the man.