Woodlawn Neighborhood Shooting Injures One - Second Shooting Today

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October 03, 2013 05:25

  

This evening, Wednesday October 2, 2013, at 8:45 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of multiple shots fired in the 1700 block of Northeast Holman Street.

Officers arrived in the area and spoke to witnesses. Officers learned that a gunshot victim was driven to a Portland hospital prior to police arrival. Witnesses could not provide any suspect information to police.

Officers contacted the victim, an 18-year-old male, and learned that he did not live at the residence that was the apparent target of gunfire but was visiting the location. The victim suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and will be treated and released from the hospital this evening.

Based on a preliminary investigation, the Gang Enforcement Team is responding to investigate.

It is not known if this shooting is connected with the shooting earlier in the evening at Northeast 15th Avenue and Lombard Street.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact the Gang Enforcement Team at (503) 823-4106.

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