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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the Madison South neighborhood Tuesday morning.

Just before 5 a.m., officers were called out to the report of shots heard near the top of Rocky Butte.

While officers were responding to the scene, police said a call came in about two people who just arrived at a hospital by private vehicle and appeared to have been shot. The extent of their injuries is not known.

According to police, officers determined the shots fired call was related to the gunshot victims at the hospital.

Officers found a crime scene and recovered evidence. The Enhanced Community Safety Team investigators responded and are leading the investigation, police said.

No additional details have been released at this time.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to email crimetips@portlandoregon.gov and reference case number 21-680633.

To date, police said there have been nearly 300 shooting incidents in Portland this year, with about 94 people injured by gunfire.

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(4) comments


Sorry, and FBI women.


FBI men are headed that way.

I'm all for it, wonder how the local BLM and Antifa feel about it. Guess we'll know soon enough.

Eliza Cassan

that area has a lot going on, people in cars, drug dealing, this wont be the last time until the police are allowed to clean up the streets


There must be some mistake, Portland don't have NO violence issue. Just ask "I Hate the POlice" Hardesty and "Spineless" Ted Wheeler!

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