At least one person has been injured in a shooting at an anti-Trump protest in Portland, Oregon. The protests, now in their third night, again turned violent with protesters throwing projectiles at officers and police deploying tear gas.
Man shot on Morrison Bridge in Portland
A man was injured in a shooting incident on Morrison Bridge in Portland, police confirmed.
“One person down. Everyone needs to leave the area immediately!” police wrote on Twitter.
Police described the possible suspect in the shooting “as African-American male, late teens, 5’8″, thin, wearing black dark hoodie and saggy blue jeans.”
“Preliminary information indicates that a suspect was in a vehicle on the bridge and there was a confrontation with someone in the protest. The suspect got out of the vehicle and fired multiple shots injuring the victim,” police said in a press release.