January 16, 2018 17:10
The Portland Police Bureau Special Emergency Reaction Team (SERT) and Crisis Negotiation Team (CNT) have responded to the Ridgecrest Timbers Apartments, located at 8940 North Columbia Boulevard.
SERT and CNT have responded to the location to assist the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force on a tactical incident.
Out of an abundance of caution, during this SERT/CNT incident, residents of the Ridgecrest Timbers Apartments should shelter in place unless they receive directions from officers to do otherwise.
Interested media should stage at the northeast corner of North Columbia Boulevard and North Swift Court. Media staging may be adjusted if needed.
Media is requested not to broadcast live or via social media any officer positions or tactical information that may co