1111 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
January 02, 2002 00:00
During the subsequent standoff, the Special Emergency Reaction Team deployed gas and traded gunfire with the suspect. The suspect eventually agreed to surrender, only to fight with the officers as they attempted to take him into custody. The suspect, identified as 37-year-old Clayton Jasmin, has now been arrested on 4 counts of Attempt Aggravated Murder of a police officer and 2 counts of Attempt Murder. He will be lodged in the Justice Center Jail and arraigned at 2:00 p.m. on January 3, 2002.
A photograph of Jasmin will not be available until he has been processed into the Multnomah County Jail.
The officers involved in this investigation have been placed on routine administrative leave. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Sergeant S. McGlaughlin at (503) 823-0395 or Detective Sergeant B. Renna at (503) 823-0255.
This investigation is continuing.
Sgt. Pete Simpson