Man shot in NE Portland, suspect arrested - KPTV - FOX 12

Man shot in NE Portland, suspect arrested

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Eric Gilliam, booking photo Eric Gilliam, booking photo
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A 28-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in northeast Portland.

Police were called out to Northeast 21st Avenue and Pacific Street at 10:11 p.m. Monday. They located a 49-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound.

The man was taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.

Police had asked for help tracking down the suspect. On Tuesday afternoon, they said a suspect was taken into custody.

Eric Gilliam, 28, was booked in the Multnomah County Jail on charges of assault. A motive in this case has not been revealed.

Police are asking anyone with information about this shooting to contact Detective Paul Dolbey at 503-823-0451.

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