A standout local athlete died Friday when police say a woman shot three people at a Northeast Portland home, killing one.
The victim, Deante Strickland, 22, was a two-sport athlete at Portland State University and a former standout at Central Catholic High School, where, as at PSU, he played basketball and football. PSU confirmed his death Friday evening.
A Portland homicide detective arrested Tamena Strickland, 30, on suspicion of murder and attempted murder at 6:52 p.m. at Central Precinct, suggesting she may have surrendered to police. She was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center at 9:33 pm. Friday, according to jail records.
The deadly shooting was reported a little after 2 p.m. in the 6200 block of Northeast 42nd Avenue, near Holman Street.