Shooting Investigation Early Saturday Morning in Portland's Portsmouth Neighborhood - No Known Injuries

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December 15, 2018 07:30


On Saturday, December 15, 2018, at 2:05 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the4 700 block of North Trenton Street after multiple people called 9-1-1 and reported hearing gunfire.

When officers arrived in the area of the reported shooting they searched for suspects, injured victims and evidence of gunfire. Officers did not locate any suspects believed to be involved in this shooting, nor were any injured victims located. During a canvas of the area officers located evidence of gunfire in the 9200 block of North Newman Avenue. Officers also located six unoccupied parked vehicles and one residence struck by gunfire. Investigators do not believe the damaged vehicles or residence was the intended target in this shooting.

There have been no reports of anyone arriving at area hospitals with injuries as a result of this shooting.

At this time in the investigation there is no additional information to provide the public.

Members with the Portland Police Bureau Tactical Operation Division's Gun Violence Response Team responded to assume the investigation. Criminalists with the Forensic Evidence Division also responded to assist with the investigation

Anyone who witnessed this shooting or who possesses video surveillance footage of the shooting is asked to contact Portland Police Bureau Tactical Operations Division's Gun Violence Response Team (GVRT) Detective Jennifer Hertzler at 503-823-0338 or



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