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One hurt in shooting in downtown Portland

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

One person was hurt in an early morning shooting in downtown Portland.

Police responded to reports of a person armed with a gun near Southwest 3rd Avenue and Southwest Stark Street shortly before 3:30 Sunday morning.

When officers arrived, they heard at least one gun shot and found a man with a single gunshot wound.

The man was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover.

Investigators believe the shooting came as part of a dispute.

The shooter is described as either a black or Hispanic man in his late teens or early 20’s wearing dark clothing.

According to police, he is about 5’6” and heavy set.

They believe the shooter fled from the scene with several other people.

The Gang Enforcement Team is investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Portland Police.

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