PPB Investigating Stabbing-2 Injured, 1 Arrested

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November 25, 2019 21:08


On Monday, November 25, 2019, at 6:19 p.m., Central Precinct Officers responded to the area of Southwest 2nd Avenue and Southwest Ankeny Street on the report of a stabbing with multiple victims.

Officers responded to the area and located two subjects who had injuries that were consistent with knife wounds. Medical personnel responded and transported the victims to area hospitals. Both victims are adult males and they are believed to have non-life threatening injuries.
The involved suspect was located and taken into custody.

Detectives with the Assault Division responded to take the lead on the investigation. Preliminary information suggests there was a disturbance in the area beneath the Burnside Bridge where a number of people were gathered prior to the reported stabbing.

If anyone has information to assist in the investigation, please contact Detective Traynor at (503) 823-0451 or Christopher.traynor@portlandoregon.gov

This investigation is in the early stages. If more information becomes available for release, an updated news release will be sent.



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