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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org and reference case number 21-157409