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News Release
Salem Police Investigating Overnight Shooting - 07/11/19

On Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the Salem Police Department responded to the McDonalds in the 1500 block of Hawthorne AV NE on the report of a person suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers arrived and located the male victim, who was being helped by passersby, in the drive through area.

It was determined that the male had been shot at a different location and walked to McDonalds before collapsing due to his injuries. He was transported to Salem Health for treatment, his status is unknown at this time. Detectives were called in to work the case.  

The investigation is ongoing and more details will be released as they become available

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