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On Thursday June 14, 2012, at 4:12 p.m., Portland Police officers assigned to North Precinct were flagged down someone at North McKenna Avenue and Lombard Street regarding a suspect in a recent shooting seen in the area.
Officers spotted the suspect who ran from the officers into the neighborhood. Additional officers arrived in the area and set up a neighborhood perimeter and called for a police K-9 unit. An officer on the perimeter spotted the suspect and took him into custody without incident. Officers searched the area the suspect was seen running and recovered a handgun.
Gang Enforcement Team detectives responded to interview the suspect, 21-year-old Pedro Martinez of Northeast Portland.
The shooting occurred on Monday night in the parking lot of Northgate Park. 51-year-old Maximliano Delgado was shot one time in the upper back. Gang Detectives were able to identify Martinez as the suspect and were continuing the investigation when he was arrested today.
Pedro Martinez was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Attempted Murder, Attempted Robbery in the First Degree, Felon in Possession of a Firearm (Two counts), Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Menacing, and a probation violation.
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Sgt. Pete Simpson