2 gang-related shootings in Portland not linked
Sunday, May 22, 2011
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Portland police are investigating two gang-related shootings that left three people injured over the weekend.
Police say there is no connection between a shooting Saturday night at Raymond Park in southeast Portland and one early Sunday in north Portland.
On Saturday night, officers found a 16-year-old male teenager with a gunshot in his right leg. He was taken to an area hospital.
Several hours later, officers responded to reports of shots fired inside the Interstate Bar and Grill. They found a 32-year-old man with two gunshot wounds. He was taken to an area hospital. A 25-year-old man was also shot in the leg. He walked into a local hospital.
Police say none of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening.