Medford Police Update Park Shooting

On September 7th, 2021, at about 8:28 p.m., officers and medical personnel were dispatched to a report of shots fired in the parking lot of Fichtner-Mainwaring Park, near Holmes Avenue.

Upon arrival, one victim was unconscious and suffering a gunshot wound to the head. He was transported to a local hospital by ambulance. No other subjects were on scene.

Two other victims were transported to local hospitals by private party, with gunshot wounds. A 19 year old male was shot in the head and life-flighted to Portland where he is in serious but stable condition. A 20 year old male was shot in the torso and is in serious but stable condition at a local hospital. A 20 year old male was shot in the legs and left a local hospital against medical advice.

Currently, no suspects are in custody. Detectives believe the involved parties knew each other and were involved in a dispute.

There is evidence of several rounds being fired by multiple different weapons. The case remains under investigation.

Courtesy of MPD