Residents concerned for their safety after shooting at The Bailey

A community is concerned for their safety after a shooting in their complex sent one person to the hospital Saturday morning.

Posted: Dec 2, 2017 11:21 PM

EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene Police are investigating a shooting that happened at The Bailey apartment complex early Saturday morning.

The shooting happened at around 2 a.m., according to police.

Witnesses said they saw someone being loaded into a car and then taken to the hospital.

Police said they later found that car with two guns inside.

Some residents said this incident left them feeling concerned for the safety of their loved ones.

Rick Engstrom lives at apartment complex where the incident occured. He said he woke up to find blood along the sidewalk of the  complex and described the incident as disturbing.

“Yeah, there’s a bullet hole going into the building,” Engstrom said. “What if that was on the other side of the apartment complex and that’s my kids room.”

Engstrom did what he could to clean the blood stains on the sidewalk, but said he wished management at the complex would have taken care of it sooner.

Eugene Police said the victim is a 36-year-old and the case continues under investigation.

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