UPDATE #2- Shooting Investigation Underway in Northeast Portland's Parkrose Heights Neighborhood

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April 17, 2014 17:20


Gang Enforcement Team detectives would also like the public to know that, in addition to the three gunshot victims in the home, there were six children in the home at the time of the shooting. Their ages ranged from 9 days old to 6 years old. None of the children were injured as a result of the shooting.



The victim's injured in last night's shooting have been identified as 48-year-old Monique Shelby, 27-year-old Farah Bertrand and 24-year-old Audreanna Young.

Shelby and Bertrand were transported to a Portland hospital for treatment to gunshot wounds that are not life-threatening. Young was treated at the scene by medical personnel.

Gang detectives learned that the unknown suspect fired multiple rounds into the residence, striking the three victims.

At this point, there is no suspect information.

There is very limited information on this shooting and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Meghan Burkeen at (503) 823-2092 or meghan.burkeen@portlandoregon.gov.



This evening, Wednesday April 16, 2014, at 9:24 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of a shooting at a residence in the 11100 block of Northeast Knott Street.

Officers arrived and located three gunshot victims inside the residence. Two of the three victims have been transported to a Portland hospital for treatment to gunshot wounds. A third victim has been treated at the scene by medical personnel.

At this point, there is no suspect information available to share with the public.

Preliminary information indicates that the shooting is gang-related so the Gang Enforcement Team is responding to conduct an investigation.

No additional information is available at this time and updates are not expected until Thursday morning after 9:00 a.m.



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