PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) – Three people were injured in a shooting outside a bar in the Lloyd District on Sunday, according to the Portland Police Bureau.

Officers responded to a reported shooting outside a bar in the 1400 block of Northeast Broadway just after 2:00 a.m. Three people, two women, and a man had been shot. They were taken to the hospital for what is believed to be non-life-threatening injuries.

Michael Maggard, owner of Five Star Cleaners, tells FOX 12 that it was the second time this month that there has been a shooting near his property. 

“I think it's terrible," Maggard said. "I just think its terrible. Getting the information at home this morning is the last thing that I was expecting."

Maggard said nine bullets went into his business costing him thousands of dollars in damage.

“It’s something that just doesn’t seem to be an end in sight at this point,” he said.

Other people, like Pauline, agree the gun violence doesn't seem to be getting any better.

"I think this is more random. It doesn't feel like a gang between one side or another," Pauline said. "It just seems so random."

She heard the shots ring out Sunday morning. She's been more worried about her safety over the last three months.

"It doesn't matter if you're inside or out," Pauline said. "If they're going to come by and go bang bang bang down the street, you're a target."

Maggard says he supports reforming the police but believes there needs to be more officers patrolling the streets.

"There's only so much they can do as well." He said. "They're short-handed. It's something that needs resources and attention. There needs to be a stronger response and a lack of tolerance for this and a massive clean-up."

Like many across Portland, neighbors and business owners here just want the violence to stop.

Police said the suspect or suspects left before officers arrived, and no arrests have been made.

The Enhanced Community Safety Team is investigating. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to e-mail crimetips@portlandoregon.gov attention ECST and reference case number 21-268543.

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