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Midnight shooting in Salem sends man to hospital with life-threatening injuries


SALEM, Oregon — Salem police say a late-night shooting sent a man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Lt. Dave Okada says paramedics were dispatched Thursday just before midnight to treat a man in the southeast part of town. When they realized he had a gunshot wound, police were called.

The victim was taken to Salem Hospital.

Okada declined to release more information, saying the investigation is just beginning.

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