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3 dead in Oregon shooting; appears to be murder-suicide

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -

Authorities say two children and a man were killed in a shooting at an apartment complex in Oregon.

Beaverton police spokesman Mike Rowe said in a news release that officers responded to the apartment Wednesday afternoon after a female relative called saying three people were possibly dead inside.

Police arrived and confirmed that an 8-year-old girl, 6-year-old boy and a man were dead in the apartment. A major crime team was investigating the incident as a homicide-suicide and they don't believe there is a risk to the public.

No other information was immediately available.

Beaverton is about 8 miles west of Portland.

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