Trail Blazers' 20-year-old half-brother Damian Lillard was shot dead in a mall in Portland on Thursday.
According to the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office, Lillard from Leandro, California, California was shot several times in the parking lot of the Clackamas Town Center in Happy Valley, Oregon. Portland's KPTV Fox 12 reported that Lillard underwent surgery overnight. His condition was not available.
PRESS RELEASE: Sheriff's Office Finds Tips After Shooting on March 29 at the Clackamas Town Center Parking Lot – https://t.co/F4lH8jizlv pic.twitter.com/kgH0czwH8Z
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The year Lillard told authorities that two African-Americans had shot him as he walked to his car, and callers reported he had heard five to ten shots.
Police are looking for tips Identify the suspects during the shooting.
The Trail Blazers will host the Clippers ET on Friday at 22:30 ET. Damian Lillard, who missed the game on Wednesday against the Grizzlies after the birth of his first child, had expected on Friday.