Man found dead after shots fired in SE Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. – Police say a man is dead after gunshots rang out in Southeast Portland Tuesday night.

Residents of a home in the 7200 block of Southeast 84th Avenue found a man dead outside their home just before 8 p.m., Portland police said.

Police identified the dead man as 41-year-old Marc Anthony Leverett. They said the state medical examiner determined he died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police say detectives have very few clues in the shooting and are asking for the public's help in solving the case.

The investigation is just beginning and police have secured the scene. Homicide detectives and criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division have been called to investigate.