1111 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
September 12, 2002 00:00
An autopsy to determine the cause of death is scheduled for September 13, 2002. Portland Police Homicide Detectives are interviewing witnesses and have initiated a criminal investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Stu Winn at (503) 823-0768 or Detective Barry Renna at (503) 823-0255.
This investigation is continuing.
The victim of the Thursday, September 12, 2002, homicide in Old Town has been identified as 37-year-old Walter Frederick Russ. The Medical Examiner has determined the cause of death to be a stab wound.
Sgt. Pete Simpson