Portland Police respond to a shots fired call

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October 08, 2013 19:31


This morning at approximately 11:45, Portland Police Officers assigned to East Precinct responded to a suspicious call involving a weapon in the 500 block of Southeast 137th Avenue. Officers arrived in the area and determined that nobody was injured by the gunfire. It is reported that a single shot was fired. A suspect has been located in the area and detained. The Police Bureau's Gang Team is assisting in the investigation. Officers remain in the area processing the scene.


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Portland, Oregon 97204