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Armed Man Shot And Killed After Trying To Force His Way Into Apartment


PORTLAND, OREGON — A man is dead after police say he was shot by a person on the other side of the door that he was trying to break down. 41-year-old Omar Greely was reportedly trying to force his way into the apartment, and was armed with a gun and fired a shot, before being shot by the occupant.

The shooting happened at 10:52 a.m. Monday at an apartment on Northeast 66th Avenue near Broadway. PPB said the person who shot and killed Greely called 911, stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation. Police said they’re not identifying the shooter at this time.


No charges have been filed.

Based on news reports, it is not clear whether the occupant and Greely knew each other.

Police asked anyone with information about the case to contact Detective Scott Broughton (503-823-3774; [email protected]) or Detective Rico Beniga (503-823-0457; [email protected]).

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Brandon is the founder of Concealed Nation and is an avid firearm enthusiast, with a particular interest in responsible concealed carry. His EDC is a Springfield Armory Hellcat OSP, with a Shield Sights RMSC Red Dot, that holds Hornady 165 gr FTX Critical Defense rounds, and rides comfortably in a Vedder Holsters ComfortTuck IWB holster.

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