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RPD Searches For Shooting Suspect

REDMOND, OR -- A Redmond man was seriously hurt in what appears to have been a drive-by shooting. According to police, a black car stopped in front of a home on NW Cedar Ave. and a person inside the vehicle fired multiple rounds at a man standing in the driveway. The car then drove off. 

Police and medics responded at about 7:30 a.m. Monday and the victim was taken to St. Charles Bend with life-threatening injuries.

Redmond Police shut down roads in the area and is investigating, with help from the Major Incident Team - which includes the Deschutes County Sheriff's Office, Bend Police and Oregon State Police. 

Investigators ask neighbors near NW 19th and Cedar to review surveillance footage for a black passenger car and contact police with any information in the case. Call non-emergency dispatch at 541-693-6911, and reference RPD case #23-18765. 


UPDATE: Redmond Police confirm the victim suffered gunshot wounds to both legs and one arm. The 42-year-old man is being treated at St. Charles Bend. "Although the suspect remains at large, police believe this is a targeted incident and the public is not in danger," Lt. Jesse Petersen tells KBND News.



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