Recognize this car? Detectives need help in NE Portland shooting

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Detectives are asking for help identifying a car believed to be involved in a shooting in northeast Portland last week.

One man was injured in the shooting in the 4500 block of Northeast 115th Avenue on May 17.

Officers responded around 7:15 p.m. and said the man was rushed to an area hospital. The victim was walking north on the street when a black Volkswagen Jetta pulled alongside him and opened fire, according to police.

Investigators said preliminary information indicates the victim was shot multiple times. The man is reported to be medically stable, according to police.

PPB’s Gun Violence Reduction Team is leading the ongoing investigation. Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding the black Jetta to contact Detective Meghan Burkeen at 503-823-2092 or Meghan.burkeen@portlandoregon.gov.

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The car is a 1999-20005 VW Jetta.

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