1111 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
March 14, 2002 00:00
The suspect is described as an unkempt white male, late 30’s to early 40’s, 5’9” to 5’11,” thin build, waist length brown stringy hair, with a cut or infected sore on the left side of his upper lip. The knife is described as a 9-inch survival type knife with a silver blade. Detectives believe that the suspect may be a transient that has recently frequented the area of the MAX station at 122nd Avenue and Burnside.
A composite drawing of the suspect is available via e-mail from the Portland Police Bureau Identification Division at (503) 823-0382. Anyone with information in this investigation is asked to call either Detective Wayne Svilar at (503) 823-0873 or Crime Stoppers at (503) 823-HELP. 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 crime, and callers can remain totally anonymous.
This suspect is considered armed and dangerous.
Public Information Officer:
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Lt. Mike Marshman