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Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Dec. 6, 2023

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Vancouver police investigate shooting that leaves one person dead

The Columbian

Vancouver police say several males were in a confrontation at Safeway on Mill Plain in Vancouver that resulted in a shooting. One person was killed.

According to police, two of the males were fired at as they exited the store, 6701 E. Mill Plain Blvd. The victims were able to reach their vehicle and drive to a hospital. The suspects followed and fired more shots at the vehicle on the way to the hospital.

One of the victims, a 28-year-old male, was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The other victims, a 42-year-old male, a 35-year-old male and a 36-year-old female, also suffered gunshot wounds.

The Vancouver Police Department Major Crime Unit, Safe Streets Task Force, Neighborhood Response Team, Property Crime Unit and Traffic Unit assisted with the response. The Major Crime Unit is continuing the investigation.

The identities of the victims have not been released.

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