UPDATE: Updated Information on I-205 Shooting Investigation

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March 29, 2012 19:29

  

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Detectives have released the name of the victim in last night's shooting. 29-year-old Brian Tierney remains in critical condition at a Portland area hospital. Brian's family is asking for complete privacy at this time.

Detectives have released images of an identical model of vehicle that belongs to the victim. The victim's vehicle is a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt 4-door, blue in color.

Anyone who saw this car pulled over to the right side of southbound I-205 at approximately Division Street around 10:00 p.m., or saw any other vehicles or any kind of suspicious activity in the same area or along the freeway North of Division, is asked to contact Portland Police.

Detective Paul Dolbey can be reached at (503) 823-0451, or Paul.Dolbey@PortlandOregon.gov.

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The victim in last night's shooting on I-205 is a 29-year-old man who remains in critical condition at a Portland area hospital. Detectives are withholding his name at this time as they continue to investigate the circumstances of the shooting.

This investigation started last night at 10:13 p.m., when Portland Police officers assigned to East Precinct responded the report of a possible shooting victim in a car pulled over on I-205 Detectives have released images of an identical model of vehicle that belongs to the victim. The victim's vehicle is a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt 4-door, blue in color.

Anyone who saw this car pulled over to the right side of southbound I-205 at approximately Division Street around 10:00 p.m., or saw any other vehicles or any kind of suspicious activity in the same area or along the freeway North of Division, is asked to contact Portland Police.

Detective Paul Dolbey can be reached at (503) 823-0451, or Paul.Dolbey@PortlandOregon.gov.southbound. Officers and medical personnel arrived and the victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Based on their initial investigation, this shooting does not appear to be any kind of sniper situation.

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