Clackamas, OR: At around 3:30pm PT, a gunman started shooting at people at the Clackamas Town Center in Clackamas, Oregon Tuesday afternoon as many people were doing their holiday s
2 people were killed and injured a third person as the gunman opened fired near the Macy’s Department Store where families with their children wait in line to take pictures with Santa Claus.
Cindy Ann Yuille and Steve M. Forsyth were identified as the 2 people who lost their lives in this tragic mall shooting.
Cindy Ann Yuille of northeast Portland, Oregon was a hospice nurse who was a wonderful person who cared for others and was everybody’s friend.
Steve M. Forsyth of West Linn, Oregon loved to coach youth sports teams and is a father of two.
Many in the community of Clackamas, Oregon and across the nation are heartbroken to hear about the tragic mall shooting with many people heading to the Clackamas Town Center dropping off flowers, candles, and messages of hope for the families and friends who were affected by this attack.
According to Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office Spokesman Lieutenant James Rhodes, the gunman turned his gun and killed himself.
The gunman has been identified as 22-year-old Jacob Roberts from southeast Portland, Oregon,
The gunman used a AR-15 rifle in the shooting which he later used to kill himself.
Clackamas Town Center remains closed today as the investigation continues.
More information is still coming into ZachNews.