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News Release
Seeking Communty's Help Identifying Suspect Involved In Shooting (Photo) - 10/08/19

On September 14, 2019, at 2:44 a.m., Central Precinct officers responded to numerous calls for service reporting shots in the downtown area. Officers eventually located evidence of gunfire on Southwest 9 Avenue, between West Burnside and Southwest Oak Streets. No injuries were reported relating to this shooting incident.

Investigators with the Gun Violence Reduction Team are now asking for the community's help in gathering additional information. The bureau is releasing pictures of the suspect and the vehicle the suspect was riding in in hopes someone recognizes the suspect and/or vehicle.

The vehicle was described as a mid-2000s Ford Escape, dark green or gray.

The suspect was described as a white male, 6'2" with a "man bun."

Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to call GVRT Detective Meghan Burkeen at 503-823-2092.

The Tactical Operations Division is continuing to investigate several incidents of gun violence citywide.

Anyone with information about gun crimes in the City of Portland is encouraged to provide information to the Portland Police Bureau's Tactical Operations Division at 503-823-4106 or email information to GunTaskForce@portlandoregon.gov

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared with investigators as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects.

Tips on gun crimes can be emailed to GunTaskForce@portlandoregon.gov

If you see a gun crime in progress, call 9-1-1.

Crime Stoppers of Oregon is offering a minimum $250 cash reward to anyone who reports a convicted felon or a juvenile in possession of a firearm and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Submit an anonymous tip:

Visit the App Store and download P3 Tips to submit secure and anonymous tips.

Online at https://www.p3tips.com/823

Call 503-823-HELP (4357)


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