Eugene violent crimes unit investigating gunshot wound death

Eugene Police Patrol as well as Violent Crimes Unit responded to the scene.

Posted: Apr 15, 2021 7:32 AM
Updated: Apr 15, 2021 9:52 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- The Eugene Violent Crimes Unit is investigating after a man walked into the University District Hospital with a gunshot wound Wednesday and died. 

At about 6:20 p.m. Wednesday, a man came to the University District Hospital at 1255 Hilyard Street with a gunshot wound.

Officials said he subsequently died of his injuries.

Eugene Police Patrol as well as Violent Crimes Unit responded to the scene.

Victim identification is not being released at this time, pending next of kin notification.

The investigation is ongoing. As of 10:00 p.m. Thursday night, no information about what happened leading up to his death has been released. 

Stay with KEZI 9 News for updates. 

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