UPDATE: PPB Investigating Shooting at Dawson Park

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July 16, 2019 10:13


The investigation continues into yesterday's shooting at Dawson Park. Shortly after the shooting, officers received a call about a fight at Northeast 7th Avenue and Northeast Schuyler Street. Officers arrived and contacted a subject that may have been involved in the shooting at Dawson Park. The subject was ultimately released at the scene. No arrests have been made in connection to this shooting.

Investigators would like to hear from any witnesses. Anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to contact the Portland Police Bureau's Tactical Operations Division at 503-823-4106.

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared with investigators as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects.



On July 15, 2019 at 7:54 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to reports of multiple shots heard near, and a vehicle driving through Dawson Park, located at 2949 N Williams Avenue. Officers arrived and located evidence of gunfire. Officers have not located any individuals injured by gunfire.

Investigators with the Gun Violence Reduction Team are responding to the scene to handle the investigation.

Dawson Park is closed while Officers and Criminalists process the scene. North Stanton Street from Vancouver to Williams Avenues is closed.

Anyone with information or video of the incident is encouraged to call non-emergency dispatch at (503) 823-3333.



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