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ClarkCo: Armed man pointed gun at deputies before being shot – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2021-10-19 13:34:35 –

Portland, Oregon (KOIN) — An armed man chasing police early Sunday morning got out of the car, pointed a gun at two lawmakers, and two lawmakers fired at him, Clark County Sheriff’s Office said. Stated.

In a press release sent Tuesday, which contained new details that were not immediately available when KOIN 6 reported on Sunday’s shooting, CCSO said the man tried to escape on foot.

The agent said he found the man dead near the car he was driving, holding a gun in his hand and holding his finger on the trigger.

According to police, the investigation is underway and is led by an independent investigation response team in southwestern Washington. As part of SWIIR, two non-law enforcement community members work with detectives from police stations in Vancouver, Battlegrounds, and Kamas.

According to CCSO, the two lawmakers were put on vacation for a serious incident.

The Clark County Medical Inspector’s Office has not yet published the name of the man.

KOIN 6 will update this coverage as more information becomes available.

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