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Possible shooting in Downtown Portland
by Oregon State Media, Inc.
  Wednesday April 6, 2016 - 8:51 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Today, at 4:41:a.m., Central Officers received a call that a subject had been shot in the 400 block of W. Burnside. Officers have responded and assist medical units in treating the victim. It is unknown how serious the injuries are at this time. The victim has been transported to an area hospital. 

It is very early in the investigation. Updates will follow as more information becomes available. 

The Tactical Operations Division's Gang Enforcement Team (GET) and Gun Task Force (GTF) are 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

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

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 

Additional information about Enough is Enough PDX and other City efforts addressing youth violence can be found at the Office of Youth Violence Prevention, 

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 

Call 503-823-HELP (4357) 

Visit to download the TipSubmit app for the iPhone or Droid. 

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