UPDATE: Portland Police SERT Responding to Barricaded Subject in SE Portland

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April 29, 2012 10:14

  

PIO will brief onscene media at 10:30 a.m. at SE 130th and Stark.

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This morning, Sunday April 29, 2012, at 2:32 a.m., Portland Police responded to the report of a domestic disturbance at an apartment in the 13200 block of Southeast Stark Street.

Officers arrived and learned that a male adult was inside an apartment, possibly armed, refusing to come out to police.

The Special Emergency Reaction Team (SERT) and Crisis Negotiators are at the scene working to safely resolve the situation.

All neighborhood traffic is blocked from 130th to 135th along Southeast Stark Street.

As this is an ongoing tactical incident, no additional information will be released at this time.

Interested media can stage at Southeast 130th and Stark.

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Sgt. Pete Simpson
Peter.Simpson@portlandoregon.gov
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