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Steele Bridge Homicide

August 04, 2009 00:00


On August 3, 2009, at approximately 10:00 p.m., Portland Police Officers responded to the east end of the Steel Bridge on a call of a fight and a stabbing incident. When officers arrived, they found a deceased man whose name is being withheld pending notification of family members. Officers on the west end of the Steel Bridge located two subjects that they believed were involved. These two subjects had injuries that were possibly sustained during this incident. These subjects were taken to an area hospital and treated for their injuries and were later detained and questioned by detectives.

Homicide detectives were called to the scene to investigate this incident.

>>> UPDATE <<<<

As of 5:00 a.m., Homicide Detectives were still investigating the death that occurred on the east side of the Steel Bridge last night. There are still no arrests or charges to report at this time.


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