Reward Offered in Harold Major Homicide - Crime Stoppers Featured Case #21-26 (Photo)

September 16, 2021 08:08


The Portland Police Bureau, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve the November 2020 homicide of Harold Major.

On November 7, 2020, at approximately 7:33 p.m., Portland Police Bureau officers responded to the report of gunshots in the 3500 Block of Southeast 33rd Avenue. Officers arrived in the area and located a person suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers rendered medical aid to the victim until paramedics arrived, however, the victim died at the scene.

The Medical Examiner conducted an autopsy and determined that the victim, 31-year old Harold Andrew Major, died as a result of a gunshot wound and the death was ruled a homicide.

Evidence of a drive by shooting was located in an intersection near the crime scene. Investigators do not believe Mr. Major was involved in what led to the shooting and do not believe Mr. Major was an intended target of the shooting. Mr. Major would have celebrated his 32nd birthday today.

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Photo: Harold Major