On Saturday, May 9, 2020, at 12:18 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the 2000 Block of Northwest Everett Street on a Domestic Disturbance call involving a knife, where a male was said to have been stabbed.
Officers arrived and made contact with the victim, who had a knife protruding from his shoulder. Officers also made contact with the suspect, a female at the same location. Officers took the suspect into custody. The victim was transported to an area hospital by ambulance with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. A knife was recovered and taken as evidence.
Domestic Violence Reduction Unit (DVRU) Detectives were notified and responded. The suspect, 47-year-old Michelle L. Mancera (photo), was arrested and lodged into the Multnomah County Detention Center. Mancera was charged with: Assault in the Second Degree (Domestic Violence), Menacing (Domestic Violence), and Unlawful Use of a Weapon (Domestic Violence).
The Portland Police Bureau wants to remind the community Domestic Violence resources are available. If you are in life-threatening danger, call 911. Other resources include: Call to Safety, (888) 235-5333, https://calltosafety.org/ or Proyecto UNICA, a bilingual 24/7 crisis line, (503) 232-4448, https://www.projectunica.org/
For more information about DVRU and resources, visit: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/35679