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1 dead, 1 injured after shooting at Salem home

Based on preliminary investigation, police say they do not believe the public is in danger.

Posted: Jan. 8, 2019 5:53 PM

SALEM, Ore. (AP) -- Police say one person died and another was injured after a shooting at a home in Salem.

Salem Police Department Lt. Treven Upkes says officers were sent to the home Tuesday afternoon after someone reported a possible shooting.

Upkes says officers found a woman with injuries who directed officers inside the home where a man had died from an apparent gunshot wound.

The woman was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Based on preliminary investigation, police say they do not believe the public is in danger.

No further information was released.

An investigation is ongoing.

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