Stabbing Downtown Leaves Victim Hospitalized

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September 28, 2019 22:12

  

On Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 7:17p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to a report of a stabbing in Downtown Portland, near Southwest 3rd Avenue and West Burnside Street. Officers arrived and located a victim, an adult male, with a stab wound to the abdomen. Medical responded and transported the victim to the hospital by ambulance. The victim's wounds were non-life threatening.

The suspect left the scene before officers arrived. Officers attempted to locate the suspect, but an arrest has not been made at this point. There is reason to believe the victim and suspect know each other.

The case is being forwarded to Assault Detectives for follow-up.

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