Portland Police responding to a shooting (UPDATE #3)

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October 08, 2013 17:25

  

Update on victim's name. It is Donte Alwakeel Young, M/B 10-4-1980


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Detectives are still investigating this homicide. The name of the victim is Donte Alwakeel and the cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head. No other updates will be available today.

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Update on today's shooting:

Detectives are still on-scene and actively investigating this incident. For this evening, there are no updates on the progress of this investigation. Detectives are requesting information from the public. If anyone has information about this incident or witnessed anyone leaving the area on foot or in a vehicle to call the Portland Police Bureau Detective Division at 503-823-0400.

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PIO is enroute from downtown. Media should respond to Burr and Fessenden.

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This afternoon at approximately 2:00 pm, Portland Police Officers from North Precinct responded to the area of 10000 North Burr Avenue on the report of a shooting. One adult victim was located in the area. The condition of the shooting victim is unknown at this time. George Middle School is currently in lock down status.

This is still an active scene and officers are currently looking for all individuals involved in this incident.

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Media Relations:
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Peter.Simpson@portlandoregon.gov
Desk: 503-823-0830
Pager: 503-790-1779


Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204