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Police: One person injured after shooting in St. Johns neighborhood

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Gang Enforcement Team officers responded to a shooting in the St. Johns Neighborhood around 9:59 p.m. on Wednesday.

Police said a man was driving his car and stopped police at North Willis Boulevard and Wabash Ave. The man was hit at least once and officers applied a tourniquet to stop the bleeding until medical personnel arrived and then was taken to a hospital.

The victim is expected to survive the injuries.

Officers spoke with the victim and a female passenger and learned that the shooting happened at North Charleston Ave and North Swenson Street.

Officers responded to that area and found evidence of gunfire.

There is no description of the suspect available, only that the shooter was on foot.

Anyone with information about the shooting or witnessed it, is asked to call the Police Non-Emergency Line at 503-823-3333.

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