PPB Investigating Shooting in Vernon Neighborhood-Adult Male Injured

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February 19, 2019 17:00

  

On Tuesday, February 19th, 2019, at 3:54 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of a subject shot in the area of Northeast 10th Avenue and Northeast Killingsworth Street.

Officers and medical personnel arrived in the area and located an injured adult male. The injured male was transported by medical personnel to a Portland hospital for treatment for serious injuries.

Members of the Tactical Operations Division's Gun Violence Reduction Team responded to conduct an investigation. There is no confirmed suspect information at this time.

Neighborhood traffic will be affected due to this active crime scene and investigation. Northeast Killingsworth and Emerson Streets from 9th to 11th Avenues are closed and expected to remain so while this investigation proceeds.

Anyone with information about this incident should call non emergency dispatch at (503) 823-3333.

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