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Police shoot man at hospital

Portland police shot and killed a man on the grounds of the Portland Adventist Medical Center on Sunday night.

The name of the man was not immediately available.

No officers were injured in the shooting.

The hospital is at 10123 Southeast Market Street.

Police have released few details about the shooting. The following statement was issued early Monday:

The investigation began on Sunday evening at approximately 9:30 p.m. when officers were called to PAMC on the report of a man with a gun in the parking lot. Several officers responded to the area and began to get containment on the large PAMC complex. The hospital went into lock-down to keep patients and staff safe.

As officers were continuing to get containment on the complex, some officers encountered the suspect and shots were fired. The suspect died at the scene and no officers were injured.

Homicide detectives and Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division are at the scene in the very early stages of the investigation.

Per policy, any involved officers will be placed on paid administrative leave as the investigation continues.

No updates on the investigation will be available until approximately noon on Monday.