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Case #93-78717

On May 11, 1993, at approximately 1:20 am, Portland Police Officers searching the area near the 8700 block of N Lombard Street in St. John’s encountered a man staggering in the street covered in blood. Portland Fire was called and the victim was pronounced dead on the scene. The victim, Norman Elias Aguillon, a 42-year-old Hispanic man, had been stabbed multiple times in front of 8703 N Lombard Street.

Mr. Aguillon was not known to be associated with any local gangs but may have been associated with illicit drugs.

Multiple witnesses report seeing three subjects exit a vehicle and assault the victim while a fourth drove. The vehicle has been described as an early 70’s to 80’s dark-colored sedan that was heavily dented. The subjects have been described as Hispanic men in their mid-twenties while one was wearing a red football jersey.

The Cold Case Unit would like anyone with information regarding this case to contact them. Witnesses may contact Cold Case Homicide Unit investigators directly at (503) 823-0400. To remain anonymous, witnesses may provide information through Crime Stoppers of Oregon.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in this case, or any unsolved felony, and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared with investigators as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects. Links can be shared directly with investigators or anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

Leave a Crime Stoppers tip online at text CRIMES (274637) and in the subject line put 823HELP, followed by the tip, or call (503) 823-HELP (4357) and leave the tip information. Tips can be left in English or Spanish.

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