Reward Offered in Samuel Fast Buffalo Horse Homicide - Crime Stoppers Featured Case #19-15 (Photo)

June 20, 2019 11:37


The Portland Police Bureau, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve the homicide of a 27-year-old Portland man.

On Wednesday June 12, 2019, at 9:24 p.m., Portland Police North Precinct officers responded to the report of a shooting at Broughton Beach, located at 4701 Northeast Marine Drive.

Officers arrived at the scene and located a witness providing CPR to the victim, 27-year-old Samuel Fast Buffalo Horse. Despite the attempted life-saving measures, Fast Buffalo Horse died at the scene.

Officers and detectives learned that there was a large gathering of people on the beach prior to the shooting. A fight occurred and an unknown person fired a gun, striking and killing Fast Buffalo Horse. The suspect, along with potentially dozens of witnesses fled the area prior to police arrival.

Homicide detectives are asking for the public's help to identify the suspect and identify key witnesses to the shooting.

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