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Police Search for Alleged Gunman in Maine Shooting

Parris Street shooting Portland
WCSH-TV

Police are searching for the suspect who they say shot a woman in Portland, Maine Sunday morning.

According to WCSH-TV, officers responded to an area of Parris Street at about 8:45 a.m. after receiving multiple reports of a gunshot.

When officers arrived to the scene, the 49-year-old female victim was located with non-life-threatening injuries. The woman, who has not been identified, was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Police told WCSH-TV that the victim and the alleged shooter had been in a verbal argument before the incident happened.

Police said no arrests have been made but they are looking for a younger man who was driving a small, silver sport utility vehicle which may have a Massachusetts licence plate beginning with the numbers 771. The man may have had a passenger with him.

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