Portland Police: Lents suspect fired at officers

Joshua W. Degerness

The man shot and wounded by Portland police after fleeing a traffic stop on Saturday pulled his gun on officers and exchanged gunfire with them, court documents obtained by KOIN 6 News show.

Joshua W. Degerness, 39, of Portland faces multiple charges, including attempted murder in the second degree, felon in possession of a firearm, and attempt to elude for the incident that began around 8 p.m. on Dec. 11.