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News Release
Shooting Investigation Underway in Kenton Neighborhood - 04/14/19

On Sunday, April 14, 2019, at 3:11 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the 2800 block of North Willis Boulevard on the report of a large disturbance and multiple gunshots heard in the area.

When officers arrived, they searched for suspects and victims injured by the reported gunfire. Officers have not located any injured victims connected during this shooting investigation. There have been no reports of anyone arriving at area hospitals with injuries as a result of this shooting.

As officers continued their investigation, they canvassed the area and located evidence of gunfire. At least two people have been detained by officers at this time.

This investigation is ongoing and there is no additional information to provide at this time.

Members with the Tactical Operation Division's Gun Violence Reduction Team also responded to and criminalists with the Forensic Evidence Division also responded to assist with the investigation.

Anyone who witnessed this shooting or who possesses video surveillance footage of the shooting is asked to contact the Non-Emergency Line at 503-823-3333.

The Portland Police Bureau works closely with Enough is Enough PDX, a community-led campaign aimed at encouraging people to take a stand against violence in the area.

For more information about Enough is Enough PDX and how you can get involved, please visit https://www.facebook.com/EnoughIsEnoughPDX

Additional information about Enough is Enough PDX and other City efforts addressing youth violence can be found at the Office of Youth Violence Prevention, http://www.portlandonline.com/safeyouth/

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