Man accused of attempted murder in Prineville shooting

The victim is in critical condition.

Posted: Jan 1, 2018 5:47 PM
Updated: Jan 1, 2018 5:55 PM

PRINEVILLE, Ore. – Police have arrested a Prineville man accused of shooting another man multiple times in a bar early Monday morning.

Omar Araim is facing attempted murder and assault charges.

Police said the shooting happened around 1:15 a.m. in the bar of the Crossroads restaurant in Prineville.

When they arrived, officers said they found Nicholas Ricks shot multiple times. He’s in the hospital in critical condition.

The case is still under investigation.

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