Shooting Investigation in North Portland's Portsmouth Neighborhood - No Known Gunshot Victims

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March 31, 2014 09:05


On Sunday March 30, 2014, at 10:31 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of gunshots heard in the area of North Trenton Street and Newark Avenue.

Officers arrived in the area and located evidence of gunfire. No victims were located at the scene and witnesses described hearing gunshots then seeing two cars leaving the area. It is not known if the two cars, described as an SUV and a sedan, were related to the call.

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's Tactical Operations Division at (503) 823-4106.

If you see an illegal gun crime in progress, call 9-1-1.



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