Man Shot at Anti-Trump Protest in Portland - NBC 7 San Diego
National & International News
The day’s top national and international news

Man Shot at Anti-Trump Protest in Portland

A gunman was being hunted following the incident on the Morrison Bridge

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Man Shot at Anti-Trump Protest in Portland
    Several dozen students from various high schools in the Portland, Ore., metropolitan area gather in the city's downtown Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, to protest the election of Donald Trump.

    A man was shot during the latest protest against President-elect Donald Trump in Portland, Oregon, early Saturday, NBC News reported.

    A gunman was being hunted following the incident on the Morrison Bridge.

    "Preliminary information indicates that a suspect was in a vehicle on the bridge and there was a confrontation with someone in the protest," Portland Police said in a statement. "The suspect got out of the vehicle and fired multiple shots injuring the victim."

    Authorities said his wounds are not thought to be life-threatening.

    Trump Booed Leaving New York Times

    [NATL] Trump Booed Leaving New York Times
    President Elect Donald Trump is booed as he walks through the lobby of The New York Times Building after a 75-minute meeting with Times journalists. The lobby of the Times building is open to the public, and a large crowd had gathered by the time he departed.
    (Published Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016)

    The suspect was descried as an African American male aged in his late teens. He is believed to have fled in a gray or silver sedan.

    Earlier, police reported that "burning projectiles" were being thrown at officers during one of three demonstrations that occurred simultaneously in the city.