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Weapons Hansen
Weapons Hansen
PPB's Central NRT Officers Arrest Wanted Subject, Seize Firearm (Photo) - 11/05/19

On Monday, November 4, 2019, at 11:41 a.m., Officers with Central Precinct's Neighborhood Response Team (NRT) were in the area of Southeast Martin Luther King Boulevard and Southeast Belmont Street providing enhanced patrol. The NRT Officers recognized a male subject who had an active warrant.

The Officers contacted the male, who was identified as 23 year-old Kainan Hansen, and arrested him (PHOTO). During a search, a firearm, an extendable baton, and a can of bear spray were located on his person (PHOTO). During the search, Hansen told officers he wanted to fight them and the weapons were him to kill people like them.

Hansen was transported to the Multnomah County Detention Center and charged with Carrying a Concealed Weapon (Not a Firearm), Unlawful Possession of a Loaded Firearm in Public, Unlawful Possession of Firearms (Misdemeanor), Felon in Possession of a Firearm and a Parole Violation Warrant.

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.

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Attached Media Files: Weapons Hansen , Hansen Photo
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