A Portland police officer shot and killed a man after he came at the officer with a screwdriver outside a Motel 6 near the Oregon Convention Center on Thursday evening, sources say. The man was taken by ambulance to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, where he died, police said.
A Newberg man faces allegations of attempted murder after police say he shot his 3-year-old son in the head with a high-powered pellet rifle on Tuesday, hours after he was previously arrested on domestic violence accusations. The pellet penetrated the boy’s skull, authorities said. He was flown by helicopter to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, where he underwent surgery and is in serious condition, the Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday morning.
The Oregon Health Authority on Sunday reported 610 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19, and two new deaths, raising the state’s coronavirus death toll to 2,530.Oregon’s 2,530th death is an 83-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 27, and died on May 7 at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center.