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Northwest Portland Neighborhood Homicide Victim Identified (Photo)

September 27, 2022 08:35


The victim in this homicide has been identified as 26-year old Erika Caroline Walker Evans. The Medical Examiner determined the cause of death was a gunshot wound and ruled her death a homicide.

Ms. Evans' family has been notified of her death, and they have provided the attached picture for public release. The family is requesting privacy during this time.

Photo Description: Portrait of Erika Caroline Walker Evans


*** Original Message Below***

On Friday, September 23, 2022 at 11:12 p.m., officers from the Central Precinct responded to a shooting call at Wallace Park. Officers arrived to find an adult female who was shot. The female was being treated by paramedics but died prior to being transported.

The Portland Police Homicide Unit has responded to investigate and no arrests have been made. If anyone has information about this incident, please contact Detective Brian Sims at 503-823-2079, Brian.Sims@police.portlandore

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