Heron Lakes golfer uses cart to ram armed teens
Thought rifle had been pointed at him
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
On Monday evening, Portland Police officers assigned to North Precinct responded to a call of four Hispanic teens who had pointed what appeared to be a rifle at a golfer at Heron Lakes Golf course located at 3500 North Victory Boulevard.
Arriving officers learned that the suspects had pointed a BB gun at a golfer and that he rammed them with a golf cart and then took their BB gun from them causing them to flee on foot. Officers learned that one of the suspects may have been armed with a handgun in his waistband.
The suspects were described as Hispanic and male, one was wearing a brown and white shirt all wearing long pants and fled on foot westbound on the slough bike path. A second suspect was described as Hispanic male in his 20s, 5 foot, 8 inches tall, 180 pounds and was last seen wearing a black shirt and black pants.
Witnesses said one of the suspects was obviously limping as a result of injuries sustained when rammed by the golf cart.
Officers on scene called for a police canine and are currently searching for the suspects.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call Portland Police.