1111 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
September 22, 2003 00:00
Detectives responded to the scene and linked the two crimes after learning that a security camera captured the second crime. The suspects were arrested and transported to the Detective Division where they were interviewed. The suspects identified themselves as Skinheads and detectives believe the attacks were racially motivated. Both suspects were been booked into the Justice Center Jail and are scheduled for arraignment on Monday, September 22, 2003. Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney Don Rees has been assigned to prosecute the suspects.
Detectives are to looking for additional witnesses in these incidents. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Brian Gross at (503) 823-0757.
This investigation is continuing.
Sgt. Pete Simpson