Suspect charged with attempted murder for SE Portland shooting

PORTLAND, Ore. -- A 29-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder, among a host of other charges, for his alleged role in a shooting that injured one man earlier this month.

The shooting happened on Monday, Sept. 5 at Southeast 136th Avenue and Powell Boulevard in Southeast Portland. 

The suspect, Hai Tu Duong, was arrested two days later on Sept. 7. He was stopped in his car at Southeast 122nd Avenue and Fremont and taken into custody by members of of the Special Emergency Reaction Team (SERT) after the Gang Enforcement Team located him at a home near Northeast 115th Avenue and Prescott Street. He was booked into the Multnomah County Jail for a parole violation.

On Thursday, detectives added the following charges: attempted murder, first-degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon, and felon in possession of a firearm.

Duong will be arraigned on the new charges Friday in Multnomah County Court.

Anyone with information about this shooting can contact Portland Police Bureau Det. Jeff Pontius at 503-823-2081.



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