Gang Unit Investigating a Drive-By Shooting in Northeast Portland's Argay Neighborhood - No Injuries

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April 18, 2014 09:05

  

Early this morning, Friday April 18, 2014, at 12:47 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to a residence in the 13900 block of Northeast Klickitat Court on several reports of a drive-by shooting.

Officers arrived in the area and contacted the resident who was not injured. The resident showed the officers debris of gunfire in his home.

Officers located evidence of gunfire outside the home and, based on a preliminary investigation, called for the Gang Enforcement Team to respond and investigate.

The shooting is believed be gang-related and at this time there is no suspect information. It is not known if this shooting is connected to an earlier shooting on Thursday evening in the same neighborhood.

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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