Shots fired in SE Portland early Tuesday, felon arrested

Multnomah County

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Portland police arrested a man early Tuesday morning who they believe fired shots in the city. 

Officers responded to reports of shots fired shortly before 2:30 a.m. near Southeast Division Street and Southeast 109th Avenue. 

At the scene, officers didn’t find the suspect, but witnesses provided them with a description of the shooter and the vehicle he left in. 

Officers located the suspect soon after and arrested 52-year-old Tyrone Allen. 

Allen was arrested on charges of felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a loaded firearm, unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon, and discharging a firearm in the city. He was booked in the Multnomah County Detention Center.

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