SE 82nd Injury Shooting

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Portland police are investigating a shooting that injured one person in the Lents neighborhood Thursday afternoon.

Just after 4 p.m., officers responded to the 5400 block of Southeast 82nd Avenue on a report of shots fired. One person, a man whose name has not been released, was injured in the shooting and went to an area hospital by private vehicle. Police said the man was very seriously injured but after life-saving treatment at the hospital he is expected to survive.

SE 82nd Injury Shooting

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Police said officers followed investigative leads and tips from the public to locate a vehicle involved in the shooting. Three firearms were seized as evidence. The Enhanced Community Safety Team responded to the scene and is leading the investigation. ECST believe occupants of another vehicle were involved in the shooting.

No arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to email crimetips@portlandoregon.gov and reference case number 21-157409

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(4) comments

Eliza Cassan

The ECST is reactive. Shoot, react, count the number of shell casings, and wait for the next shooting.

Hookie

That’s some really complete news channel 12 you didn’t tell us anything about what went down ?

PDX2MtHood

Another lovely day in Lents.

Jefferson

Now that's interesting. According to the headline, the man was injured "after" the shooting. Was he hit by a car? or what? Or was he actually injured "in" the shooting or "during" the shooting? :)

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