UPDATE: Portland Police Conducting a Death Investigation in Southwest Portland

March 10, 2013 12:30

  

Homicide detectives are continuing to investigate the death of a Southwest Portland man, discovered on Saturday morning.

The victim has been identified as 25-year-old Charles Anthony Weber, who resided at 2205 Southwest Dolph Court.

The Oregon State Medical Examiner performed an autopsy today and found that Weber died of blunt force trauma to the head.

Detectives are still seeking suspect information and would like to hear from anyone with information about this incident.

Anyone with information should contact Detective Kristina Coffey @ (503) 823-0696 or Kristina.Coffey@PortlandOregon.gov.

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This morning, Saturday March 9, 2013, at 1:06 a.m., Portland Police officers assigned to Central Precinct responded to a residence in the 2200 block of Southwest Dolph Court on the report of a disturbance and assault.

Officers arrived and attempted to contact people inside the residence in question. When officers went inside, they found an adult male deceased.

Based on initial observations at the scene, officers called for Homicide detectives and Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division to respond to the residence.

At this point, investigators are in the very early stages of a death investigation and no additional information can be released.

PIO is not responding at this time but will provide updates when they become available.

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