One Person Shot in Old Town - No Suspect in Custody, Investigation Ongoing

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April 12, 2021 08:07


On April 12, 2021, at about 5:44 a.m., Portland Police responded to a shooting in Old Town. Prior to officers arriving, witnesses and callers reported hearing the sound of gunfire and a person claiming to have been shot.

When officers arrived in the 100 block of Northwest 2nd Avenue they found a person who appeared to have been shot. The victim was transported to the hospital by ambulance. Officers searched the area for a suspect. They set up a perimeter, collected evidence, and spoke with witnesses.

The Enhanced Community Safety Team (ESCT) responded to investigate.

This is an ongoing investigation.

If anyone has information about this case, please reference case 21-97711 and e-mail .

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