Stabbing Investigation Underway on Lower East Side - One Person Injured, One Person Detained

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March 28, 2018 20:50

  

On Wednesday March 28, 2018, at 7:46 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the report of a disturbance on Southeast Water Avenue underneath the Morrison Bridge. As officers were responding to the call, they received updated information that one person was injured.

Officers and medical personnel arrived and located an adult male suffering from a non-life-threatening stab wound. He was transported by ambulance to a Portland hospital for treatment.

The other person involved in the disturbance, also an adult male, was located in the area and detained as part of the ongoing investigation. This person also suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Based on the preliminary investigation, there is no danger to the public and Assault Detail detectives have been assigned the investigation.

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