PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Portland Police saidon Tuesday it wants to shut down Sangillo's Tavern.

Police officials said that in less than a year they have been called to the bar more than 20 times,including one call about a shooting outside of the place. The shooting occurred at the end of January.

On MondaySangillo's plans to ask Portland City Council to renew their liquor license. Portland Police is recommending council deny the request. Policesaid there have been a lot of complaints in the area about the bar and the shooting highlights the danger to the public.

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