5 shot at Old Town vigil hours after homicide

5 shot at Old Town vigil hours after homicide
JaMarie Herring Sr. (Courtesy via Portland Police)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Five men attending a vigil at the site of a deadly shooting in Old Town were shot late Sunday night.

Portland Police say 25-year-old JaMarie Herring Sr. was shot and killed early Sunday morning inside Mingle Lounge. Later that night, in the same area, police reported another shooting after a victim was found a block away with a gunshot wound to the torso.

Within hours, police learned four other men, all between the ages of 21-32, had also been shot and taken to hospitals. They had all been attending a vigil for Herring Sr. that morning.

None of the injuries are life-threatening. Over 50 rounds were fired, and investigators are still looking into how many guns were involved.

Contact Portland Police if you were at the Mingle Lounge or have any information about the shooting.

This is a developing story.



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