Sunday night shootings wound two men
Portland's Gang Violence Response Team is investigating two Sunday night shootings that wounded two men in separate incidents.
Police said both men suffered serious but non-life-threatening wounds. Their names have not been released.
The first shooting happened at about 8:03 p.m. Dec. 2, near Southeast 135th Avenue and Division Street. East Precinct officers found a man with a leg injury from the shooting. He was being treated at a local hospital for the wound.
Witnesses told police that the shooting suspect left the area in a small dark car traveling northbound on Southeast 136th Avenue.
The second shooting happened at 10:31 p.m. Dec. 2, near Northeast 10th Avenue and Halsey Street. North Precinct officers found a 33-year-old man with a gunshot wound. He was also being treated at a local hospital.
Officers found evidence of a shooting, including damage to a vehicle associated with the victim. They said the suspect was a tall, skinny white man, 25 to 35, about 6 feet tall with blonde hair, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and jeans.
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