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Man suspected of assaulting father in custody after standoff with Portland Police

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Mugshot: Jesse Johns Mugshot: Jesse Johns
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland Police responded to a home at the 10800 block of southeast Stark after a report of an assault between family members just after 3 a.m. Saturday.

According to police, officers learned that an adult son had attacked his father with an edged weapon, causing serious but non-life threatening injuries.

SERT officers surrounded the home, and negotiated with the suspect who was inside and refused to come out.

After a standoff with police, officers were able to take the suspect into custody without use of force.

The suspect, Jesse Johns, 37, is in the Multnomah County Jail charged with attempted murder and assault II.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing

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