UPDATE: Portland Police Conducting a Death Investigation in Southeast Portland

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May 01, 2013 11:35


The Oregon State Medical Examiner performed an autopsy this morning on 33-year-old Dixiang Huang and determined that she died of homicidal violence.

Homicide detectives have an active, ongoing investigation and no additional information is available at this time.

Based on preliminary information, detectives do not believe there is any risk to the neighborhood in connection with this homicide.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Detective Mark Sponhauer at (503) 823-0416 or Mark.Sponhauer@PortlandOregon.gov.



This evening, Tuesday April 30, 2013, Portland Police officers assigned to East Precinct responded to a residence in the 3000 block of Southeast 92nd Avenue for a person found dead in the home.

Officers arrived and located a deceased person in the residence.

Based on the preliminary investigation, Homicide Detectives and Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division are responding to conduct a death investigation.

No further information is available at this time.

Updates will be provided on Wednesday after 9:00 a.m.



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