UPDATE: Stabbing at Gateway Transit Station - 14-Year-Old Male Arrested

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June 10, 2013 10:00

  

Detectives released th 14-year-old male after conducting an investigation into last night's stabbing.

The case will be presented to the District Attorney's Office for consideration.

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This evening, Sunday June 9, 2013, at 7:42 p.m., East Precinct and Transit Police Division officers responded to the report of a stabbing at the Gateway Transit Station, located at 1101 Northeast 99th Avenue.

Officers arrived and located the victim, a 15-year-old male, suffering from traumatic but not life-threatening injuries. He has been transported to a Portland hospital for treatment.

Officers located the suspect, a 14-year-old male, and took him into custody.

A preliminary investigation indicates that all parties involved know each other and there was a group of people meeting at the Gateway Transit Station to fight when the stabbing occurred.

Assault Detail detectives are responding to continue the investigation.

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