PPB: 2 arrested, released after 1 shot near Lownsdale Square

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Police said the two people that were arrested following gunfire near Lownsdale Square Sunday evening have been released.

A shot fired was reported at SW Salmon and SW 4th Avenue around 7:30 p.m. Police first reported that a suspect was taken into custody, however, a short time later reported that a second person had been arrested in connection to the incident as well. In an update sent out at 2:45 a.m., PPB reported that both people arrested have since been released.

No others have been taken into custody in relation to the shooting.

A victim was not found at the scene, but someone was taken to a local hospital with an apparent gunshot wound. Police said they believe that person was associated with the shooting in downtown. That person’s injury was non-life-threatening, said police.

Details about what led up to the shot fired have not been released. Police said they are still investigating.

Anyone with information about either case is encouraged to contact detectives at 503.823.0400.

This is a developing story.

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