November 18, 2019 17:19
A man was arrested on gun and drug charges after a traffic stop by members of the Gun Violence Reduction Team (GVRT).
On Friday, November 15, 2019 at about 5:30p.m., two officers with GVRT conducted a traffic stop in the 10300 block of North Vancouver Way. During the stop, the officers found the driver had an illegally possessed 9mm semi-automatic handgun under his seat. The driver was arrested and a search of the car revealed over 51 grams of methamphetamine (photo).
Raymon A. Nath, 34 (photo), of Portland, was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on charges of Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Possession of a Loaded Firearm (city code), and Delivery of Methamphetamine.
The Gun Violence Reduction Team is continuing to investigate several incidents of gun violence citywide.
Anyone with information about gun crimes in the City of Portland is encouraged to provide information to the Portland Police Bureau's Tactical Operations Division at 503-823-4106 or email information to GunTaskForce@portlandoregon.gov
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.
Tips on gun crimes can be emailed to GunTaskForce@portlandoregon.gov
If you see a gun crime in progress, call 9-1-1.
Crime Stoppers of Oregon is offering a minimum $250 cash reward to anyone who reports a convicted felon or a juvenile in possession of a firearm and tipsters can remain anonymous.
Submit an anonymous tip:
Visit the App Store and download P3 Tips to submit secure and anonymous tips.
Online at https://www.p3tips.com/823
Call 503-823-HELP (4357)
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