32-Year-Old Man Charged with Attempted Murder for August 2013 Gang Shooting in the King Neighborhood

September 11, 2013 22:02


32-year-old Dayshawndo Maxwell has been charged with several crimes in connection with an August 2013 gang shooting in Northeast Portland.

The investigation started on August 27, 2013, at 2:00 a.m., when North Precinct officers responded to the report of a shooting in the 3700 block of Northeast Garfield Avenue. A woman reported that a man fired a shot that struck her car. There were no injuries as a result of the shooting.

Gang Enforcement Team detectives responded to the scene and began to follow-up the initial investigation. Detectives were able follow leads in the case resulting in Maxwell's arrest.

Maxwell was arrested on September 5, 2013, and lodged in the Multnomah County Jail for a parole violation. Yesterday, Maxwell was charged with Attempted Murder, Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Use of a Weapon. A Multnomah County Grand Jury is set for next week.

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.

Anyone with additional information about this case can contact Detective Todd Gradwahl at (503) 823-2056 or todd.gradwahl@portlandoregon.gov.



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