Portland Poilice Arrest 3 for Wednesday Night Homicide in Northeast Portland

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May 10, 2012 17:55

  

On Wednesday May 9, 2012, at 11:38 p.m., Portland Police officers assigned to North Precinct responded to a call of shots fired at a residence in the 14800 block of Northeast Fremont Court.

Arriving officers located a deceased male at the residence. Officers began searching the neighborhood for suspects and a Portland Police K-9 Unit in the area located three men in the area of Northeast 152nd Avenue and Sandy Boulevard. The three men were detained and transported to the Detective Division.

Homicide Detectives and Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division processed the crime scene. Gang Enforcement Team officers also assisted in the investigation.

The victim has been identified as 29-year-old Kenneth Ray Henry. The Oregon State Medical Examiner performed an autopsy today and determined that Henry died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Detectives are continuing to investigate the circumstances of the homicide and at this point cannot say if the shooting is gang or drug-related.

The three men detained have been arrested and charged with Murder. The suspects are identified as:

23-year-old Xabian Robert Riley

24-year-old Tracey Christopher Lomax

21-year-old Marcellus Allen

All three have been booked into the Multnomah County Jail. Their photos will be available shortly at www.mcso.us.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact Homicide detectives.

Detective Eric Kammerer can be reached at (503) 823-0762, or Erik.Kammerer@PortlandOregon.gov

Detective Anthony Merrill can be reached at (503) 823-4033, or Anthony.Merrill@PortlandOregon.gov

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