6 kids at home during Parkrose gang shooting

6 kids at home during Parkrose gang shooting

6 kids at home during Parkrose gang shooting

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by Cheryl Calm and Sara Roth, KGW Staff

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Posted on April 18, 2014 at 6:20 AM

PORTLAND --- Three people were injured during a shooting in Portland's Parkrose neighborhood around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. Six children were also in the house at the time of the shooting, police said. 

Officers were dispatched to Northeast 111th Avenue and Northeast Knott Street, where they found three gunshot victims inside a home, Portland police said. 

According to gang detectives, an unknown suspect fired multiple rounds into the home, striking three victims.

Monique Shelby, 48, and Farah Bertrand, 27, were taken to a Portland hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries.

Audreanna Young, 24, was treated at the scene.

Six children were also in the home during the shooting. Their ages ranged from 9 days old to 6 years old. None of the kids were injured in the incident, police said.

They believe the incident was gang-related but said there was no suspect information and limited information on the shooting.

Anyone with information was asked to contact Detective Meghan Burkeen at 503-823-2092. 

 

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