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Police: Suspect in Custody After Shots Fire in Downtown Portland

There was a verbal altercation that had escalated, according to police

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A suspect is in custody after shots were fired from a moving vehicle in Maine's Old Port Thursday night.

Portland Police said that the incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. near the intersection of Silver and Fore Street in Portland, Maine, according to WCSH6.

The suspect’s name has not been released to the the ongoing investigation.

There was a verbal altercation that had escalated, according to police.

Police ask witnesses to call dispatch at 207-874-8575.

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