Male Injured in Possible Gang-Related Shooting in North Portland's St. Johns Neighborhood

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November 22, 2013 04:49

  

This evening, Thursday November 21, 2013, at 8:04 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of a shooting in the 6600 block of North Fessenden Street.

Officers arrived in the area and located gunshot victim down in the parking lot of the Cloverfield Place Apartments, 6622 North Fessenden Street. The victim, believed to be an adult male, was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He has been transported to a Portland hospital for treatment and his condition is not known at this time.

Officers are canvassing the area for information and witnesses. No suspect information is available and no arrests have been made.

Based on a preliminary investigation, the Gang Enforcement Team (GET) is responding to the scene. Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division (FED) are assisting with crime scene processing.

No other information is available at this time.

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