Man seriously injured in SE Portland assault

Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — One man was seriously injured during an assault in Southeast Portland overnight.

Just before 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, officers were called to SE Oak Street and 37th Avenue on a report of an assault with a weapon. They then discovered one victim with life-threatening injuries at the scene but police said detectives don’t know what caused those injuries.

A video crew on the scene spotted first responders taking the victim to the hospital. There is no word on his current condition.

No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information about the assault is asked to contact Detective Rico Beniga Rico.Beniga@portlandoregon.gov 503.823.0457 or Detective Jennifer Hertzler Jennifer.Hertzler@portlandoregon.gov 503.823.1040 and reference case number 21-25124.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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