Gunfire hits home in Piedmont neighborhood

Police responding to multiple reports of a drive-by shooting Monday night in NE Portland’s Piedmont neighborhood, April 7, 2014. (KOIN)
Police responding to multiple reports of a drive-by shooting Monday night in NE Portland’s Piedmont neighborhood, April 7, 2014. (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Police responded to multiple reports of a drive-by shooting Monday night in NE Portland’s Piedmont neighborhood.

Officers said they discovered evidence of gunfire around 7:30 p.m. after arriving in the 200 block of NE Lombard Street and learned that a home on the south side of the street was hit by gunfire.

No one was injured, but officers said they are speaking with several witnesses who were outside when the shots were fired.

NE Lombard Street was closed in both directions to all traffic, from Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to Mallory Avenue, while the Gang Enforcement Team responded to conduct an investigation.

No additional information was available.

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