Portland Police Seek Public's Help in Locating Wanted Murder Suspect Lonnell George

May 03, 2013 15:05


The Portland Police Bureau, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted murder suspect.

23-year-old Lonnell Demarcus George has a murder warrant in connection with the March 27, 2013 homicide of 18-year-old Edward Jewell Paden Jr. The homicide occurred at Northeast 60th Avenue and Killingsworth Street in the Cully neighborhood.

George has a history of firearms offenses and gang activity. Detectives consider him to be armed and dangerous.

Anyone seeing George is asked not to approach him but to immediately call 9-1-1.

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 can remain anonymous.

Leave a Crime Stoppers tip online at http://www.crimestoppersoforegon.com , text CRIMES (274637) and in the subject line put 823HELP, followed by your tip, or call 503-823-HELP (4357) and leave your tip information.

Visit http://www.tipsoft.com to download the Crime Stoppers App for the iPhone or Droid.

Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to contact Detective Rico Beniga at (503) 823-0457 or Rico.Beniga@PortlandOregon.gov.



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