Crime Stoppers CS #09-39 Homicide

Crime Stoppers CS #09-39 Homicide

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October 21, 2009 21:09


The Portland Police Bureau, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers, is asking for your help in solving a homicide involving a Portland teenager.

Borisshell Washington, 18, was murdered on the evening of Sunday, May 31, 2009. She was shot and killed at a gathering at Raymond Park in Southeast Portland. Detectives believe a number of people at the gathering may have witnessed the actual shooting but have yet to come forward with the information.

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 you remain anonymous. Call Crime Stoppers at (503) 823-HELP (4357) or leave a tip online at


Detective Ken Whattam

Portland Police Bureau


Detective Mark Sponhauer

Portland Police Bureau


Crime Stoppers Coordinator:

Brandi Gilbert

Portland Police Bureau


Note: Family members of the victim and the lead detective will be available for interviews today (10/21) at 11:30 in the Justice Center Detective Division - 13th Floor conference room. All media welcome.

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Media Relations:
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Desk: 503-823-0830
Pager: 503-790-1779

Portland Police Bureau
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