UPDATE - Death Investigation Underway in Northeast Portland's Cully Neighborhood

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February 27, 2014 19:55

  

The Oregon State Medical Examiner will perform an autopsy on Friday February 28, 2014, to determine what killed a 63-year-old man in Northeast Portland's Cully neighborhood.

Detectives are not able to determine if this is a homicide until after the autopsy.

Updates will be provided on Friday.

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This afternoon, Thursday February 27, 2014, at 2:28 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the Cedar Shade Mobile Home Park, located at 7120 Northeast Killingsworth Street, on the report of an unconscious older male inside one of the residences.

Officers and medical personnel arrived and determined that the man was deceased. Based on their observations at the scene, officers have requested Homicide detectives and Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division to respond to conduct a death investigation.

No additional information is available at this time and PIO is not responding to the scene.

Updates will be provided when they become available.

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