Man rushed to hospital after shooting in SE Portland


Crews responded to the 13500 block of SE Powell Boulevard

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man was rushed to a hospital after a shooting in Southeast Portland’s Powellhurst-Gilbert neighborhood on Wednesday night, officials said.

Crews responded to SE Powell Boulevard and SE 136th Avenue shortly after 8 p.m.

Portland Fire and Rescue said the man, who had been shot in the buttocks, was transported to OHSU but his condition wasn’t immediately clear. No arrests had been made by 10 p.m.

Officers found evidence of gunfire one block north. SE 136th Avenue was closed from the 3300 to the 3500 blocks for an investigation.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Detective Brian Sims at 503.823.2092 or Detective Meghan Burkeen at 503.823.2092.

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