Another Subject In Custody Relating To May Day Incident (Photo)

August 16, 2019 13:34


This afternoon, 35 year-old Joey O. Gibson turned himself into law enforcement authorities relating to an active warrant for riot that was issued against him. The warrant was the result of an investigation that started on May 1st, 2019 related to a disturbance in the 800 block of Northeast Couch Street. Gibson was lodged into the Multnomah County Detention Center.

Detectives assigned to the Portland Police Bureau's Assault Detail worked with the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office to obtain this warrant, which was authorized by a judge. This is an on-going investigation and no further details are available for release.

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