PORTLAND -- An 18-year-old man was wounded in a drive-by shooting Tuesday night in Portland's Portsmouth neighborhood, police said.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting about 9:30 and found Oscar Alvarez-Ramirez lying on the corner of North Alaska Street and Chautauqua Boulevard, said Portland police Sgt. Pete Simpson.

He was taken to a nearby hospital with injuries not thought to be life-threatening, Simpson said Wednesday afternoon.

Investigators were looking for a vehicle that left the area.

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