All PSU buildings reopen following shooting
Author: Kenny Ma, PSU Media and Public Relations
Posted: November 7, 2017

The main entrances to the Simon Benson House, Montgomery Residence Hall and the Science Research Technology Center were fully reopened at 7:30 a.m. following a shooting that occurred near PSU's campus early Tuesday morning in the 900 block of SW Montgomery Street. All classes are held as scheduled. 

Portland police and PSU Campus Public Safety officers arrived and located a person lying on the ground. Medical personnel determined the person was deceased. The victim in the shooting was not a PSU student. 

The shooting investigation is being led by the Portland Police Bureau. Anyone with information about this incident should contact Portland Police Detective Rico Beniga at 503-823-0457 or

If you are impacted by this incident, PSU support services are available from the Student Health and Counseling Services and Dean of Student Life.  

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