From Lincoln City Police
Lincoln City Police are still investigating the shooting that occurred on Saturday, May 24 at about 8:27 pm. The victim in this incident is identified as 27 year old Jeramie Philpot of Lincoln City.
Mr. Philpot and a witness were walking on West Devil’s Lake Road near NE 22nd Street. A vehicle described as a white four door sedan drove along side of them and an occupant from this vehicle fired multiple shots with a handgun upon them. Mr. Philpot was struck one time in the leg. This wound was not life threatening and Mr. Philpot was treated and has been released from a Portland area hospital.
The suspect vehicle was last seen driving south on West Devils Lake Road.
Lincoln City Police is asking for the public’s help. If anyone has any information about the shooting we are asking you contact LCPD. Call 541-994-3636.