Man dead from gunshot in Northeast Portland, police say

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Police said a man was shot and killed in Northeast Portland on Friday night.

Officers were called to the home in the 4000 block of Northeast 136th Avenue just before 9:30 p.m. when someone reported a person had been shot.

Arriving officers found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. Medics determined the man was dead.

Police said the people living in the home are cooperating with them.

Police said the gun they believe was used in the shooting was found.

They don’t believe there’s any risk to the public.

Officials with the Oregon state medical examiner have been called.

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