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At approximately 7:37 pm on January 31, 2004, an unidentified African-American man shot and killed Winston Moton on the sidewalk of NW Couch Street in between 5th and 6th Avenue. Mr. Moton, a 29-year-old African-American man, had been talking with several other men when one pulled out a handgun.

Winston Moton was a known street-level crack cocaine dealer and occasionally worked for Labor Ready. The unidentified African-American man has been described as 25 to 40 years of age, medium to stocky build with a short afro wearing a dark coat.

If you or anyone you know has any information regarding the murder of Winston Moton, please contact CrimeStoppers at 503-823-HELP.