Police investigating two shootings in S.E. Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. – Police haven’t determined if two shootings in S.E. Portland are related.

A 17-year-old boy was shot Friday night, and a 32-year-old man was shot early Saturday morning, one in a drive-by and the other from a passenger who hopped out of a car.

The 17-year-old was shot on the corner of S.E. 119th Ave and Oak St., police said. They said he was with three other people when a car pulled up and a passenger jumped out and shot several times into the group before taking off.

Police detained the three people who were with the victim.

The second shooting happened at S.E. 99th and Oak just before 3 a.m. Saturday.

The man was found lying in the street with a bullet wound, but he wouldn’t cooperate with police or paramedics. He was sent to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The gang-enforcement team is investigating both shootings.