UPDATE: More Information About Shooting Released

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September 19, 2019 19:19

  

Investigators continue to look into this afternoon's shooting incident. The incident occurred on the bike trail between Home Depot and I-5 Northbound.

A loss prevention agent was confronting a theft suspect when a community member became involved. The community member got into a confrontation with the suspect and weapons were produced. The suspect's injuries are believed to be the result of gun shots. The suspect, an adult male, is in critical condition at an area hospital.

The community member, an adult male, is cooperating with investigators.

Investigators are still processing the crime scene and encourage anyone with information or video to contact Robbery Detective Kenneth Reynolds at (503) 823-0407 or at Kenneth.reynolds@portlandoregon.gov

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On Thursday, September 9, 2019, at 2:05 p.m., North Officers responded to a call of a theft at the Home Depot at 11633 Northeast Glenn Widing Drive. Updated information was provided that a shooting had occurred.

Officers arrived and located the suspect who was transported to an area hospital for what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries.

A customer from the store was injured in the incident and was treated for minor injuries at the scene.

This is an active investigation and officers are searching for evidence, witnesses, and video footage.

There is no on-going risk to the community related to this matter.

If anyone has information related to this matter, please call non-emergency dispatch at (503) 823-3333.

More information will be provided as it is available and appropriate for release.
The PIO is not responding to the scene.

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