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Police: Man injured after shooting in Powellhurst-Gilbert neighborhood

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Portland Police responded to multiple reports of gunfire around 8:31 p.m. in the area of SE 85th Ave. and Brooklyn Street on Wednesday.

When police arrived they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was taken to a Portland hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Police are searching the area for the suspect(s).

Police said the only description given was that the shooter is an African American man wearing bright-colored shorts and a dark shirt or jacket.

The Gang Enforcement Team is responding to the scene to help with the investigation.

Anyone who sees the suspect or hearing suspicious activity in the neighborhood should call 9-1-1.

Anyone with non-emergency information about the shooting is asked to call the Police Non-Emergency Line at 503-823-3333.

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