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Eugene Police seeking video and tips on fatal shooting in West Eugene

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(Eugene Police Department)
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One person is dead and another critically wounded after a late-night shooting at a West Eugene residence yesterday.

Eugene Police say at 11:14pm, they received a call about shots fired at a home at 2810 West 18th Avenue. Responding officers found the dead person inside, and a second with life-threatening injuries.

The EPD says a possible suspect vehicle left northbound on Wilson Street from the crime scene. It’s described as a gray or silver sedan. They’re asking locals to check surveillance video that may have recorded the incident or car.

Tips can be called in at 541-682-5162.

An EPD spokesperson says the wounded person is in a local hospital, but there’s no update on their condition.

Authories say this a targeted incident and the investigation is ongoing.

Brian Bull joined the KLCC News Team in June 2016. In his 25+ years as a public media journalist, he's worked at NPR, Twin Cities Public Television, South Dakota Public Broadcasting, Wisconsin Public Radio, and ideastream in Cleveland. His reporting has netted dozens of accolades, including four national Edward R. Murrow Awards (19 regional), the Ohio Associated Press' Best Reporter Award, Best Radio Reporter from the Native American Journalists Association, and the PRNDI/NEFE Award for Excellence in Consumer Finance Reporting.