MCMINNVILLE, Ore. (KPTV) – The McMinnville Police Department is investigating a shooting near a high school Wednesday morning before school.
Around 6 p.m., dispatch began receiving calls from people living near McMinnville High School, located at 615 Northeast 15th Street. There were no students in the building as school was not in session at the time.
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Officers began searching the area and found some damage to the school’s exterior wall, as well as spent shell casings two streets north of the high school.
The McMinnville School District decided to cancel classes at the high school Wednesday so an investigation could be completed in the surrounding neighborhood and on campus.
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No other information about the shooting has been released, and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Yamhill County Dispatch Center at 503-434-6500.
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