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Callers told police an SUV was sitting backward on a Northwest Portland street.

COURTESY PHOTO: KOIN 6 NEWS - The SUV that police found with passed-out people and weapons.Portland police arrested two people with a gun who were passed out in an SUV sitting backward on a Northwest Portland street Saturday, Oct. 1.

The names of the suspects were not immediately released.

According to the Portland Police Bureau, officers responded to the report of a running car sitting backward on Northwest Glisan with two unconscious people sitting inside.

A caller also reported that the driver had a gun on their lap.

Police say the driver struggled with officers but was eventually arrested for unauthorized use of a vehicle, resisting arrest and interfering with a police officer.

Items taken from the suspect include a gun and brass knuckles. The car had allegedly been stolen from Washington.

KOIN 6 News is a news partner of Pamplin Media Group.


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