Dispute leads to stabbing in Powellhurst-Gilbert


The investigation is ongoing

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man has been detained after allegedly stabbing another man in Portland’s Powellhurst-Gilbert neighborhood.

Police were called to a report of a disturbance in the 5300 block of SE 136th Avenue shortly after 11 a.m. Sunday. Upon their arrival, officers discovered two men fighting in a stairwell. Officers were able to quickly break up the fight and call in paramedics.

One man was treated for multiple stab wounds and was taken to a nearby hospital. His injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.

A knife was seized as evidence, however, no charges have been reported for the man detained by officers.

The investigation remains open.

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