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News Release
Shooting Investigation Underway in Humboldt Neighborhood - 07/29/20

On July 29, 2020 at approximately 7:37 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the area of North Vancouver Avenue and North Sumner Street on reports that shots were fired in the area. When officers arrived they learned subjects from two separate vehicles had fired several rounds towards each other while in a residential neighborhood. The rounds subsequently damaged several vehicles in the area, leaving shell casings throughout the street. No one was reported injured.

Officers have secured the crime scene and an investigation is ongoing. North Sumner Street is closed to all traffic between North Haight Avenue to North Williams Avenue and North Vancouver Avenue is closed from North Emerson Street to North Alberta Street.

The PIO is not responding to the scene.

If anyone has information about the shooting and has not been contacted by investigators, they are asked to call the non-emergency line at 503-823-3333.

An update will be provided if appropriate for the investigation.

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