Portland, Or. – A man was shot in SE Portland last night and police say it could be tied to road rage. It happened around 10:30 pm near 18th and SE Umatilla. The injured man was taken to the hospital with non life threatening injuries. Police shut down SE Umatilla from 17th to 18th for about two hours while they investigated. They say preliminary information shows there may be an element of road rage involved.
They want to hear from anyone who saw what happened or may have video surveillance footage. The Bureau’s Gun Violence Reduction Team called in to help work the case. You’re asked to call Detective Brian Declercque at 503-823-2056 or Detective Brent Christensen at 503-823-2087.