Portland police investigating shooting near Jefferson High School


Police are investigating a shooting that occurred late Monday night about a block away from Jefferson High School in north Portland.

Officers received reports of gunshots near North Alberta Street and Haight Avenue around 11 p.m. and then found evidence of gunfire in the 5200 block of Haight Avenue.

Other officers were at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center on an unrelated case when a 33-year-old man showed up at the hospital suffering from a gunshot wound.

An update on the victim's condition wasn't immediately available, but officers said he was awake and alert when he arrived at the hospital.

Police said the SUV the victim arrived in had been damaged by gunfire.

Police said they did not have an information on a possible suspect or suspects.

Anyone with information on this case is encouraged to call Portland police.

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