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School staffer disarms gunman outside Oregon high school

School staffer disarms gunman outside Oregon high school

KATU-TV(PORTLAND) — Oregon police say a suspect with a gun was disarmed by a school staffer Friday afternoon.

Officers responded to reports of a man with a gun near Parkrose High School in Northeast Portland.

In a tweet, the Portland Police Department said, “We ask for patience at Parkrose High School. … No injuries found at this time.”

Authorities cleared the school and said there were no indications of ongoing danger to the area.

Students were being bused from the school to a nearby rendezvous point where they could be picked up by their parents.

This is a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.

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