Woman injured in Portland shooting

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PORTLAND — A 49-year-old woman received non-life threatening injuries after being shot on Parris Street Sunday morning.

Police Lt. Robert Martin said the unidentified victim was shot following an argument with a suspect around 8:44 a.m, and taken to Maine Medical Center for treatment. The suspect was described as a younger white male armed with a small silver handgun.

Martin said police are looking for a silver sport utility vehicle, which possibly has a Massachusetts license plate starting with the numbers 771. The vehicle was last seen on Parris Street, headed toward Portland Street. There was also a white male passenger in the SUV when the shooting occurred.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact police at 874-8575. Anonymous tips can also be made at portland-police.com by clicking “Submit an Anonymous Crime Tip,” or by text at 274637 using the keyword GOTCHA.