One shot, two stabbed in separate incidents in Portland
One person was wounded in a shooting and two people were injured in a stabbing in Portland on Thursday and Friday, Oct. 29 and 30.
The names of the victims were not immediately released.
Just before 1 a.m. on Friday, a Portland police officer heard the barrage of shots fired while on patrol near the park in the 12700 block of Northeast Fremont Street. Several more officers arrived at the scene to help search for any suspects or victims but none were located.
Less than half an hour later, a gunshot wound victim was reported to have walked into a nearby hospital. Officers spoke to the victim, who confirmed they were shot at Luuwit View Park. The victim would not give any further details on the incident and refused to give any suspect description.
The victim's injury was minor and the person is expected to fully recover.
Before that, two people were stabbed Thursday afternoon in North Portland's Portsmouth neighborhood.
According to police, officers responded to the 4800 block of North Lombard Street just before 4:30 p.m. and found two people with non-life-threatening injuries.
Officers learned the two victims had been fighting with the suspect when the suspect stabbed them. Both victims were treated at a hospital and are expected to recover.
No arrests were made immediately.
Anyone with information about the shooting or stabbing is asked to call the Portland Police Bureau at 503-823-3333.
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