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Story by Oregon Herald staff
Published on Saturday March 21, 2020 - 7:17 AM

PORTLAND, Oregon - A victim was treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound after a shooting in the Montavilla Neighborhood.

On Friday, March 20, 2020 at 9:11p.m., North Precinct officers were dispatched to a report of shots being heard in the 8700 block of Northeast Hassalo Street. When officers arrived they located evidence of a shooting, but there were no victims or suspects. Officers did locate two occupied homes and one car struck by gunfire, but no one inside was injured.

A short time later, an adult male arrived at a hospital by private vehicle with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to an arm.

The Gun Violence Reduction Team (GVRT) responded to assume the investigation. Northeast Hassalo Street between Northeast 87th Avenue and Northeast 90th Avenue was closed during the investigation.

The Gun Violence Reduction Team is 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 [email protected] .

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 [email protected]

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

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.

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