PORTLAND, Oregon - 39-year-old Shirene Nicole Singh was arrested and taken to the Multnomah County Jail on a charge of Robbery in the First Degree. On Saturday, November 17, 2018, at 8:42 p.m., officers assigned to North Precinct and the Tactical Operation Division's Gang Enforcement Team responded to the report of a carjacking in the 15700 block of Northeast Beech Street.
Officers arrived in the area of the reported incident and contacted the victim who had been injured. Emergency medical personnel gave man medical aid and took him by ambulance to an area hospital for treatment of what was believed to be a non-life-threatening injury.
As officers continued the investigation, they learned three people reportedly arrived at the victim's motorhome and robbed him of multiple items, including keys to a 2004 black Lincoln Navigator. During the robbery at least one of the suspects was armed with a handgun. One of the armed suspects reportedly pistol whipped the victim. After obtaining multiple items, the suspects left the location and at least one of the suspects drove from the scene in the black Lincoln Navigator. Investigating officers broadcast information about the carjacking to law enforcement throughout the Portland metropolitan area.
At approximately 8:48 p.m. on Saturday night, an officer assigned to East Precinct observed a vehicle that matched the description of the recently carjacked vehicle in the area of Northeast 122nd Avenue and Northeast Halsey Street. Officers contacted the driver of the Lincoln Navigator. Officers took the driver, Singh into custody without incident.