Woman shot, another assaulted in downtown Portland
The Portland Police Bureau said two women were attacked in downtown Portland on the night of Friday, July 2, and one them was shot.
The names and conditions of the victims were not immediately released. No suspect information was available, either.
According to the Portland Police Bureau, officers responded to a report of shots fired in a parking lot near 300 block of West Burnside Street and came upon a woman with a gunshot wound to the leg. Police said another female at the scene had been assaulted as well.
The suspect or suspects had left the scene by the time police arrived. Both victims were taken to a nearby hospital and treated for multiple injuries.
"Preliminary information is that one suspect shot the victim, then another individual began shooting at the suspect," told KOIN 6 News Saturday. "It's unknown if anyone else was injured."
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police.
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