Police investigate shooting near 154th


Portland gang detectives are investigating a shooting at an apartment complex in Southeast Portland.

At 8:27 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, Portland police officers out of East Precinct responded to a report that shots were fired at the complex at Southeast 154th Avenue and Division Street, said Lt. Robert King, Portland police spokesman.

Officers discovered that a vehicle and an apartment window had been hit. Detectives also recovered a shell casing from the parking lot.

'This is not a random shooting,' King said, adding that the Gang Violence Reduction Team is investigating.

Nobody was injured and no arrests have been made. Anyone with information on the shooting is encouraged to contact Detective Todd Teats at 503-823-2137 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..