Shooting Investigation Underway in North Portland's Peninsula Park - No Known Injuries

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June 16, 2018 15:20


On Saturday June 16, 2018, at 1:54 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to Peninsula Park, located at 700 North Rosa Parks Way, on the report of gunfire in the park.

Officers arrived in the area and spoke to witnesses who described hearing gunfire near the bathrooms and basketball courts, then seeing a young man run through the park armed with a handgun.

There were no gunshot victims located at the scene and none reported at any area hospitals.

The person armed with a handgun was described to police as a Black male in his 20s, wearing a black shirt, red baseball hat, and blue basketball shorts.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the Police Non-Emergency Line at 503-823-3333.



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