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News Release
Three Suspects Arrested After Reports Of Gunfire (Photo) - 01/09/20

On Wednesday, January 8, 2020, North Precinct officers responded to the 5800 block of North Michigan Avenue on reports of a shot being fired. Officers responding to the call located the suspect vehicle leaving the area. Officers stopped the vehicle and started an investigation.

During the investigation, officers found a handgun and identified an uninjured victim to this shooting who was still at the original location. Officers transported and lodged the three suspects into the Multnomah County Detention Center on the following charges:

- Damon McDonald, 29, attempt murder and felon in possession of a firearm
- Anthony Bagsby, 27, attempt murder and felon in possession of a firearm
- Derrick Young, 24, attempt murder

The Gun Violence Reduction Team is investigating this incident. If anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact Detective Jeffrey McGuire at jeff.mcguire@portlandoregon.gov.

More information will be released when the investigation is complete.

In an effort to curb retaliatory violence, the Gun Violence Reduction Team is engaging in enhanced patrols to interdict criminal behaviors. In addition, the Gun Violence Reduction Team members will be coordinating with partners, including the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office, Multnomah County Parole and Probation, the United States Attorney's Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Oregon Youth Authority, East Metro Gang Enforcement Team, and the Office of Youth Violence Prevention.

Gun violence can result in death, serious injury, and life changing trauma to those targeted and also those in close proximity. The Gun Violence Reduction Team and community partners will work together to attempt to curb this violence, but they need the community's help.

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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