OIS SUSPECT ARREST

Jason Hanson booking photo (Portland police)

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - The suspect accused of fleeing and exchanging gunfire with a Clackamas County Sheriff's Office deputy was lodged in jail on Friday.

Jason L. Hansen, 29, was identified  as the suspect that fled and exchanged gunfire with a deputy and a Portland police canine unit officer on Oct. 19 near Southeast 89th Avenue and Southeast Harney Street.

On Friday, Hansen was lodged on charges of attempt aggravated murder, first-degree theft, unlawful use of a motor vehicle, unlawful use of a weapon, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine, attempt to elude by motor vehicle and attempt to elude on foot.

The officer involved in the shooting will remain on paid administrative leave, as standard police procedure.

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