UPDATE: East Precinct Officers Investigating a Report of Shots Fired in Southeast Portland's Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood

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June 25, 2013 11:45

  

Officers have searched the area and apartment complex and have not located a crime scene, victims or suspects. The area is now clear and streets will be reopened.

Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked to contact Portland Police.

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This morning, Tuesday June 25, 2013, at 9:05 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the Midland Commons Apartments, located at 2830 Southeast 127th Avenue, on the report of possible gunshots heard inside the complex.

Officers have arrived in the area and are investigating the situation. Some area traffic is blocked and police are asking neighborhood residents to remain inside unless instructed to leave by officers.

At this point there are no reported injuries or suspect information and the situation is an ongoing police investigation.

Updates will be provided as they become available.

PIO is not responding at this time.

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