Teen injured in Ardenwald shooting
Portland Police reports that Central Precinct officers responded to a shooting in the area of S.E. 36th Avenue and Van Water Street.That's in the Ardenwald neighborhood just south of Johnson Creek Boulevard and east of McLoughlin; Ardenwald is split between Portland and Milwaukie, Multnomah and Clackamas Counties. The incident occurred in the northernmost part of Ardenwald.
Officers and medical personnel arrived and found the 16-year-old female victim suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was transported by ambulance to a Portland hospital for treatment, and is expected to survive.
Officers located a crime scene in the street at S.E. 36th Avenue and Van Water Street, where evidence was collected by investigators. Officers did not learn of any suspect information.
Anyone with information about this incident are urged to contact Portland Police Assault Detectives at 503/823-0400.