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One person injured after shooting in Denny's parking lot in NE Portland

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Portland Police are investigating a shooting where one person was shot inside a vehicle parked in a Denny's parking lot.

Police said the shooting, located in the 1000 block of NE Grand Ave., was reported around 6:41 p.m Friday.

When officers arrived to the area, they found a vehicle parked in the Denny's parking lot with damage from gunfire and one victim inside the vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police said the victim was alert and conscious and received medical treatment.

Police said the suspect left the area on foot or on a skateboard. The suspect is described as a white male in his early 20s, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt.

Nyilah Armstrachan said she and her family were having dinner when she heard the waitress say there was a gun shot.

“[The suspect] was in the van, got out, fired his gun twice,” Armstrachan said. “All that time we were sitting [inside].”

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

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