Lincoln City Police are trying to track down a suspect in connection with a shooting near North Lincoln Hospital, on West Devil’s Lake Road. The victim, said to be in his 20’s, was reportedly shot in the leg during a drive by type shooting.
The victim was trainsported by air by Lifeflight to a Portland hospital.
Reports say police are looking for a black male with a scar on his cheek. He may still have the firearm with him – possibly a .357. The shooter’s car was described as a white Toyota four-door with grey bondo on the front, driver’s side. Car has black wheels – last seen heading for Highway 18.
Lincoln City Police are asking that anyone having any information at all on the incident of may know who the shooter might be to call Lincoln City Police at 541-994-2626 and ask for Detective Bud Lane.