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Police: One person injured in SE Portland shooting overnight

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Police responded to a shooting in the 12000 block of Ash Street in southeast Portland.

The shooting happened shortly before 2:30 Saturday morning.

A male victim, 22, suffered non-life threatening injuries. He was taken to a local hospital and expected to survive.

According to Portland Police, witnesses described the suspect as an African American or Hispanic male in his late-teens, 5' 5" tall, thin build, scraggly facial hair, wearing dark clothing.

The gang enforcement team is conducting an investigation. 

Officers searched the neighborhood for the suspect, but did not find anyone matching the description.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police.

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