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Update: Detectives Seek Information After Shooting in Metzger Neighborhood

After an early morning shooting in the Metzger neighborhood, a man is left in critical condition.
Media release

Over the weekend, detectives learned that the victim in this shooting had died. The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Pedro Antonio Prieto-Lopez of Tigard. His family has been notified of his death and provided the attached photograph for public release and the following statement:

"Antonio was a thoughtful gentle giant with an infectious laugh. He was incredibly smart, and passionate about fitness, anime, and making sure the people in his life knew how much he loved them. His passing is an unspeakable tragedy that touches many lives. We implore anyone with knowledge about his death to please contact the police."

The family is requesting privacy at this time.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office Violent Crimes Unit continues its investigation into this case. If anyone has information about this incident, please call 503-846-2524.


After an early morning shooting in the Metzger neighborhood, a man is left in critical condition.

On Thursday, May 18, 2023, at 3:11 am, Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a shooting at the intersection of SW Hall Blvd and SW Locust Street in unincorporated Washington County. A security guard parked nearby called 911 to report that they heard gunshots and located a 24-year-old male with severe injuries nearby.

Officers from the Beaverton and Tigard Police Departments responded to assist. They provided life-saving measures, including applying tourniquets. Paramedics arrived to take over advanced care, and the victim was transported to a local hospital, where he is listed in critical condition.

Deputies learned that the suspect left the scene, and no immediate arrests were made.

Detectives from the Washington County Violent Crimes Unit are investigating the shooting. Detectives would like to speak to anyone with additional information or video from the area. Please call 503-846-2524 if you have any information.