Stabbing Investigation Late Tuesday Night on Eastbank Esplanade -- One Person Seriously Injured

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July 25, 2018 10:35

  

On Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at 10:51 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the Eastbank Esplanade near the Steel Bridge on the report that a person had been stabbed.

Officers arrived in the area and located an adult male that appeared to be have been stabbed. The officers provided emergency medical aid to the victim. Emergency medical responders arrived on scene and transported the victim to a Portland hospital by ambulance for treatment of serious life-threatening-injuries.

Officers searched the area, but have not located a suspect at this time.
There is no suspect description to share with the public at this time in the investigation.

Criminalists with the Portland Police Bureau's Forensic Evidence Division responded to assist with this investigation.

Detectives with the Portland Police Bureau Detective Division's Assault Detail will continue this investigation. Anyone with information about this incident or surveillance footage of the area should contact Assault Detail Detectives Aaron Cole at 503-823-0871 or Aaron.Cole@portlandoregon.gov

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