PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Oregon Medical Examiner says a legally armed black man who was shot and killed by two Portland State University campus officers was hit by nine bullets.
An autopsy released Wednesday in the death of 45-year-old Jason Washington says 17 shots were fired in the June 29 incident.
Medical Examiner Rebecca Millius says Washington was struck in the chest, back, abdomen and legs and had graze wounds from a bullet that glanced off his head.
PSU Officers James Dewey and Shawn McKenzie were cleared of wrongdoing by a grand jury on Sept. 13.
Washington, a Navy veteran, had a permit to carry a concealed weapon.
He was shot after a gun slipped out of a holster during a fight outside a bar in downtown Portland.
- Autopsy: Man shot 9 times by campus police in Portland
- Man shot by police in Portland stabbing identified
- Jury awards $7 million to Portland man shot by police
- Man killed by Portland police officer
- Man shot by Portland State police had valid concealed gun permit
- Autopsy: Man punched on Bend trail died of natural causes
- Man killed by Portland police was legally blind, family says
- Portland police shoot man armed with knife in downtown building
- Autopsy: Bend woman was homicide victim
- Board revokes former Portland chief's police certification