Man shot in leg in a SE Portland apartment’s parking lot

Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man was shot in the leg Monday morning in an apartment parking lot in Southeast Portland, according to officials.

The Portland Police Bureau’s East Precinct received a report of a shooting at 4:25 a.m. at Southeast 81st Street and Powell Boulevard.

Officials said they found a man with nonlife-threatening injuries. They applied a tourniquet to the wound before the man was taken to the hospital.

Officers detained another man who they say is the suspect.

An investigation is underway.

According to PPB, there has been 1,197 shootings and 361 people have been hurt by gunfire in 2021, excluding any shootings that happened from December 3 to December 6.

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