SALEM, Ore. — A man was shot multiple times outside of his Salem-area apartment Friday night, sending him to the hospital with life-threatening injuries in what Salem Police Department officials are deeming a gang related shooting.
Police were called out to a shooting at the Mallard Landing Apartments off of Market Street NE at around 10 p.m. Friday.
Thirty-one-year-old Angel Flores shot several times in the parking lot of the apartments before being taken to Salem Hospital by an acquaintance. He was undergoing surgery Saturday morning for life-threatening injuries.
SPD officials said that the initial investigation indicates that the shooting might be gang-related.