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1 dead in Salem afternoon shooting

Police took one person into custody.
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SALEM, Ore. — One person was shot and killed in Salem Monday afternoon, according to police. One person has also been detained.

The shooting was reported around 1:30 p.m. near Hawthorne Ave. NE and Pipebend Pl NE. Arriving officers found one person had been shot and was dead.

Police say there is no threat to the public. No other information was released.