24-Year-Old Man Arrested for Violent Attack in Hosford-Abernethy Neighborhood Bar (Photo)

March 28, 2014 12:45

  

On Thursday March 27, 2014, at 11:23 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the report of a fight at B.C.'s Bar and Grill, located at 2443 Southeast Powell Boulevard.

Officers arrived and took the suspect, 24-year-old Jared Glen Christensen, into custody.

The victim, 47-year-old Danny Ray Grall, was suffering from multiple traumatic injuries. He was transported to a Portland hospital where he remains in serious condition.

Christensen was also transported to a Portland hospital for treatment to injuries he suffered while witnesses held him down after breaking up the fight.

Investigators learned that Grall was at the bar celebrating his birthday when Christensen entered the bar and, without provocation, began violently assaulting him, causing significant injuries.

After being released from the hospital, Christensen was arrested for Assault in the First Degree and Assault in the Second Degree and booked into the Multnomah County Jail.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Detective Meghan Burkeen at (503) 823-2092 or meghan.burkeen@portlandoregon.gov.

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