Police: Man with rifle arrested in SW Park Blocks

Jonathan Christ is being held at the Multnomah County Jail

21-year-old Jonathan Christ was arrested for allegedly carrying a rifle in the SW Park Blocks. (PPB)
21-year-old Jonathan Christ was arrested for allegedly carrying a rifle in the SW Park Blocks. (PPB)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man was arrested in the SW Park Blocks Friday afternoon for allegedly carrying a gun.

A September 8, 2017 booking photo of 21-year-old Jonathan Christ. (MCSO)
A September 8, 2017 booking photo of 21-year-old Jonathan Christ. (MCSO)

Police said they found 21-year-old Jonathan Christ carrying a rifle and 20 rounds of shotgun ammunition near SW Park Avenue and SW Main Street.

Christ was lodge in the Multnomah County Jail on a charge of unlawful possession of a firearm. Police requested a mental health evaluation for him.