A teenager was shot and killed at a party early Sunday morning in Rock Creek.
Washington County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a shooting at 12:47 a.m. Sunday at a residence in the 17700 block of Northwest Connett Meadow Court in the Rock Creek community.
Deputies found an 18-year-old male suffering from life-threatening injuries.
Investigators learned the suspect fled the scene in the moments after the shooting. Multiple deputies searched the area but were unable to locate the suspect.
The victim, 18-year-old Fermin Alonso-Alonso of North Plains, was transported to a local trauma hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
Detectives with the inter-agency Washington County Major Crimes Team are leading the investigation. Personnel with the Oregon State Police Forensic Services Division are investigating.
No information about the suspect has been released.
Detectives would like to speak with anyone who attended the party or has information regarding the incident. Individuals with information are asked to call the sheriff’s office at (503) 846-2700.