Sunday, June 11, 2017

Shooting Investigation Underway Sunday Evening in Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood -- No Known Injuries

SHOOTING INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY SUNDAY EVENING IN POWELLHURST-GILBERT NEIGHBORHOOD -- NO KNOWN INJURIES


News Release from Portland Police Bureau
Posted on FlashAlert: June 11th, 2017 11:58 PM
On Sunday June 11, 2017, at 9:44 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of gunfire in the 13200 block of Southeast Powell Boulevard.

Officers arrived in the area and located evidence of gunfire. Witnesses reported hearing gunfire and officers located one residence that was struck by gunfire.

No gunshot victims were located in the area or arrived at any area hospitals.

One person was taken into custody at the scene in relation to the investigation.

Based on information learned at the scene, the Gang Enforcement Team responded to conduct an investigation. The Forensic Evidence Division (FED) also responded to the scene to assist with the investigation.

There is no additional information available at this time and no updates will be shared until mid-Monday morning at the earliest.

Anyone with information about this case or other 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 gangs@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.

If you see a gun crime in progress, call 9-1-1.

The Portland Police Bureau works closely with Enough is Enough PDX, a community-led campaign aimed at encouraging people to take a stand against gang violence in the area.

For more information about Enough is Enough PDX and how you can get involved, please visit https://www.facebook.com/EnoughIsEnoughPDX

Additional information about Enough is Enough PDX and other City efforts addressing youth violence can be found at the Office of Youth Violence Prevention, http://www.portlandonline.com/safeyouth/

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. Rewards of up to $1,000 are available for other unsolved felony crimes - $2,500 for unsolved homicides.

Submit an anonymous tip:

Text CRIMES (274637) - Type 823HELP, followed by the tip.

Online at http://crimestoppersoforegon.com/submit_online_tip.php

Call 503-823-HELP (4357)

Visit http://tipsoft.com to download the TipSubmit app.

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