Man, shot in Portland, surfaces at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center



News Release from: Portland Police Bureau


Posted: October 6th, 2011 4:52 PM

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This afternoon, Thursday October 6, 2011, at 12:39 p.m., Portland Police officers assigned to North Precinct responded to the report of a person shot in the area of Northeast 120th Avenue and Shaver Street. As officers were enroute, additional information was received that the 9-1-1 caller was refusing to provide information but would only say that her boyfriend had been shot. Officers arrived in the area but did not locate a crime scene or any victims.

Approximately an hour later, the 29-year-old male victim walked into the Southwest Washington Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington, suffering from multiple non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

Officers were able to determine that the shooting occurred at a residence in the 4600 block of Northeast 112th Avenue.

No suspect information is available at this time and the shooting is under investigation.

Anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to contact Detective Jeff Sharp at (503) 823-9773 or