January 21 2020
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Friday December 6, 2019, Investigators with the Portland Police Bureau's Drugs and Vice Division (DVD) conducted an investigation regarding a convicted felon in possession of an assault rifle. Investigators coordinated with members of the Gun Violence Reduction Team (GVRT) and the Special Emergency Reaction Team (SERT) and located the vehicle near the intersection of Southeast 112th Avenue and Southeast Division Street.
Officers conducted a traffic stop and recovered an AK-47 rifle and a shotgun from the vehicle. 42-year-old Juan Gerardo Torres was arrested and lodged into the Multnomah County Detention Center on two counts of Felon in Possession of a Firearm.