Police: Person of interest in SW Portland shooting arrested

Noah Charles Smith jail booking photo

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Police say a person of interest is in custody in a shooting that happened in early March.

PPB said by acting on a tip from a community member, detectives arrested 34-year-old Noah Charles Smith Wednesday afternoon.

Smith was identified as a person of interest in a shooting that took place at Southwest Barbur Boulevard and Southwest Capital Highway on Sunday, March 7.

He is now facing multiple charges including attempted murder in the second degree, assault in the first degree, robbery in the first degree, unlawful use of a weapon-firearm and felon in possession of a firearm. Smith is being kept in the Multnomah County Jail. 

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SoutheastPDXbear

So ugly his eyebrows didn't wanna have anything to do with him!

Bebetter

Thanks to governor Kate brown and mayor Ted "worthless" wheeler and let's not forget the "predator" Joanne hardesty for wanting to defend the police these low life's are running rampid with no law and order all over. Daily shootings, daily stabbings, assualts, and theft whens enough to enough. The city of portland and surrounding cities are a complete dump and wasteland. Once a thriving city no longer, more like gothem city in the making

maxine

I would hope that people of Portland would start voting in their own best interest. White guilt and liberalism are horrible for society.

PDX2MtHood

If only he had a free apartment and free healthcare none of this would've happened!

Golfpunk

He hangs out at homeless camps? That really narrows it down in the Portland area.

Worst PDX Mayor Ever

Actually, I contacted one of the detectives (Jeff McGuire) and told him about a couple of homeless camps not far from there. I just emailed Jeff to see if that's where they got him, because the report does say "a tip from a community member." I'm just glad they got him off the streets. Great work Detectives!

Merlin

Comforting to know the liberals gun control works in prohibiting this guy from getting a firearm.

ibtaba

That guy has some narrow set eyes.

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