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Story by Oregon Herald staff
Published on Sunday October 20, 2019 - 3:41 AM

At 6:11 p.m., a Hillsboro police officer investigated a suspicious circumstance between the drivers of two vehicles, both men, in the West Precinct parking lot. During the encounter, one of the drivers was armed with a handgun and refused to drop it, and shots were fired. The armed driver was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver was uninjured. A handgun was recovered at the scene.

The investigation by the Washington County Major Crimes Team is ongoing. No further information released at this time.