Homeless man shot, tent set on fire in North Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — A man is in serious condition after he was shot and his tent was set on fire Thursday morning along North Interstate Avenue in Por...

January 6, 2023
11:58 PM

PORTLAND, Ore. — A man is in serious condition after he was shot and his tent was set on fire Thursday morning along North Interstate Avenue in Portland. Portland police confirmed the man was homeless. Police responded to the reported shooting in the area of North Interstate Avenue near Overlook Park at 11:42 a.m. Thursday and found a man who had been shot. Paramedics and firefighters also responded to provide trauma first aid to the victim and to put out the fire. The victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

KGW Staff