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Portland police: One person injured in Old Town shooting

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Portland police are searching for a suspect who they say shot a man at a apartment building in the Old Town area Thursday afternoon.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting at the Yards Apartments in the 800 block of Northwest Naito Parkway at 1:35 p.m.

When the officers arrived, they found one man who suffered a gunshot wound. Emergency medical personnel arrived at the scene to provide treatment for the victim, who was then taken to a nearby hospital by ambulance.

The officers noted that the victim’s injuries appeared to not be life-threatening.

Investigators searched the area but could not find the suspect, who was described as a black man in his mid to late 30s with a medium build. Officers did note that they did not feel there was an immediate danger to the larger public in relation to this shooting.

The Portland Police Bureau is asking anyone with information connected to this incident to please call the non-emergency tip line at 503-823-3333.

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