Gang Shooting in Northeast Portland's Cully Neighborhood Injures One

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June 11, 2013 11:40

  

This morning, Tuesday June 11, 2013, at 12:59 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the 5900 block of Northeast 60th Avenue on the report of shots fired.

Officers arrived and located a male adult gunshot victim suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to a Portland hospital for treatment.

Officers discovered an injured female at a residence in the 5900 block of Northeast 60th Avenue and learned that she fell down after the shots were fired and hurt her leg. She was transported to a Portland hospital for treatment. Her injuries were not a result of gunfire.

Officers determined that both injured parties know each other.

Based on a preliminary investigation, the Gang Enforcement Team was called to continue the investigation.

No suspect information is available and there is nobody in custody.

The Portland Police Bureau Gang Enforcement Team and Gun Task Force are continuing to actively investigate gang and gun crimes in the City of Portland. Anyone with information about gang and/or illegal gun crimes in the City of Portland is encouraged to provide information to the Portland Police Bureau.

If you see an illegal gun crime in progress, call 9-1-1.

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