Portland police investigate Oak Street shooting

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PORTLAND — Police are investigating an early Monday morning shooting that injured a 32-year-old man.

Assistant Police Chief Vern Malloch said in a press release the victim called 911 from his 104 Oak St. apartment Oct. 17 at 12:39 a.m.  He was treated at the scene before being taken to Maine Medical Center.

Malloch said the man suffered “a non-life threatening gunshot wound,” and was in stable condition. The shooting was an isolated incident, he said, and police do not believe there is any danger to the public.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 874-8575. Anonymous tips can be left at portland-police.com by clicking “Submit an Anonymous Crime Tip,” by calling 874-8584, or by texting 274637 and using the keyword “GOTCHA.”