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9 Mar 2014
10 Mar 2014
Officers in shooting identified
Portland police have identified the two officers involved in Monday night's fatal shooting.
They are Officer Brad Kula, a 10-year-veteran, and Officer Michele Boer, a 4-year-veteran.
Both have been placed on paid administrative leave, which is standard in officer-involved shooting cases. They are scheduled to be interviewed by investigators on Thursday.
The shooting took place in a parking garage at Northeast 7th and Lloyd. According to the police, the two officers were unexpected confronted by a man with a shotgun, who fired at them. They returned fire and hit him. He later died in a Portland hospital.
The man has been identified as Santiago A. Cisneros III, 32.