Man shot and killed in downtown Bend, suspect arrested


A 22-year-old Bend man died from a single gunshot wound after a fight early Sunday downtown, according to police.

Deschutes County District Attorney John Hummel on Monday identified the victim as Barry Washington.

Bend Police received the report of a fight and shooting at the intersection of NW Oregon Avenue and NW Wall Street around 12:11 a.m.

They found the victim wounded on the sidewalk, and he was taken to St. Charles, where he later died of his injuries.

Police on Monday officially identified the suspect as a 27-year-old Ian MacKenzie Cranston, who was arrested and taken to the Deschutes County Jail on second-degree manslaughter charges.

Cranston had posted bail and was out of jail on Monday morning.

Bend Police are asking anyone who may have information regarding this incident to call the non-emergency dispatch at 541-693-6911.

Bend Police were assisted by the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office and the Bend Fire Department.

This article will be updated as more information becomes available. 


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