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One man seriously injured in shooting in downtown Portland

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Police are searching for a shooting suspect after a man was injured along Burnside Street in southwest Portland Wednesday.

Portland police officers were called to the scene at 3rd Avenue and Burnside Street around 2:12 a.m. on the report of a shooting.

Officers arrived to find a man suffering from a gunshot wound on the southwest corner of 3rd and Burnside.

The victim was taken to the hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Police believe there may have been some sort of argument leading up to the shooting.

The suspect is described as a black man with a mustache wearing a light-colored shirt and a dark hat. He was seen running from the scene on 3rd Avenue towards Old Town.

Anyone with information on this incident should contact the Portland Police Bureau. 

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