UPDATE (MAY 4, 8:15 A.M.) -- Suspect ID, photo, booking info
The suspect is identified as Gerald Bruce Newman, 59.
Mr. Newman was booked into Clackamas County Jail on charges including:
- ORS.163.185 - ASSAULT I
- ORS.163.115 - ATTEMPTED MURDER
- ORS.166.220 - UNLAW USE OF WEAPON
His booking photo is attached.
Bail was set at $260,000.
EARLIER (May 4, 2019, 8 a.m.): One person shot at Not So Boring Bar and Grill, suspect arrested
On May 3, 2019, deputies from the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting that occurred in the parking lot of The Not So Boring Bar and Grill located at 28014 SE Wally Rd in Boring, OR. Initial reports to dispatch were of a physical fight or disturbance at the location at approximately 11:00 p.m.
Subsequent updates indicated a male at the location had been shot.
When deputies arrived, they located who they believed to be the suspect. The possible suspect was detained without further incident. A pistol was seized at the scene as evidence.
The victim had a gunshot wound to the chest and was transported by American Medical Response to an area hospital for treatment. His condition at this time is unknown.
Detectives from the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office responded to the location and will conduct a thorough investigation of the incident. This is an active criminal investigation and there is no additional information at this time.
Anyone with information on the suspect or potential victims is urged to contact the Sheriff's Office -- by phone at 503-723-4949 or by using the online email form. -- please reference CCSO Case # 19-010251