Police seek 'person of interest' after woman shot, seriously injured at Hillsboro home

Driver's License Photo of Fidencio Diaz-Eguiza from Hillsboro Police.

UPDATE: Police say they took a man into custody early Monday morning in connection to his wife's shooting at a home in Hillsboro. He was found hiding in a cabinet in the house's garage. READ MORE>>>

ORIGINAL STORY:

HILLSBORO, Ore. – Police are searching for a "person of interest" after a woman was shot Sunday evening at a home in a Hillsboro neighborhood. Police say the woman is expected to survive.

Officers were called out to an incident at a home in the 2700 block of Southeast Tumblestone Drive, behind the Sunset Esplanade.

Police at the scene tell our reporters that a woman was shot; she was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Authorities are now looking for 61-year-old Fidencio Diaz-Eguiza as a "person of interest in the case," saying he is "associated with the address."

Diaz-Eguiza is described as about 5-foot 10-inches tall, and weighing 220 pounds.

Hillsboro Police officials said they cannot confirm if Diaz-Eguiza is armed and dangerous, however, they ask the public to not approach him and call 9-1-1.

KATU News has a crew at the scene; updates will be posted.


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