Man arrested after firing shots in Parkrose Heights

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The suspect was identified as Brandon Johnson

Brandon Johnson was arrested after firing shots at someone he believed was stealing his car on Nov. 24, 2019. (MCSO)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man was arrested after firing off shots towards a person he believed was stealing his car on Sunday night.

Police found evidence of gunfire around 10:30 p.m. near Northeast San Rafael Street and Northeast 106th Avenue in Portland. No victims were found, but they learned the shots had come from a resident of a nearby house.

The gun seized from Brandon Johnson after he fired shots at someone he believed was stealing his car. (Courtesy: PPB)

Officers then contacted the suspect, who was identified as Brandon Johnson. Johnson told officers his reasoning for shooting, but they arrested him nonetheless.

The 27-year-old now faces charges of reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm in the city.

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