PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Officials say three men suffered multiple stabbing wounds, with one sustaining serious injuries, at a large dance party on Government Island.
Emergency personnel from multiple agencies responded to the island Saturday at about 1:45 a.m. on a report of a fight in progress.
Rescuers located the three victims in a crowd of nearly 1000 people partying to a DJ. The victims were transported off the island by boat and taken to an area hospital. Two of the victims are considered in stable condition.
The Multnomah County Sheriff’s says a Wilsonville man has been charged in connection with the stabbing of three men at a large dance party on Government Island.
Brandon Richard Cullen was charged with three counts of first-degree felony assault. Cullen’s bail has been set a $750,000.
Government Island belongs to the Port of Portland, but is run by the state parks department.