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One Person Deceased After Disturbance in the Centennial Neighborhood

December 09, 2022 14:17

One person is deceased after a disturbance in the Centennial Neighborhood.

On Friday, December 9, 2022 at 11:34a.m., East Precinct officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the 17100 block of Southeast Powell Boulevard. When officers arrived, they found an injured victim with possible stabbing injuries. Paramedics also responded and determined the victim was deceased at the scene.

One person has been detained and officers are not currently looking for any suspects.

Portland Police Homicide Unit detectives are responding to the scene to investigate. If anyone has information about this incident, please contact Detective William Winters at William.Winters@police.portlandoregon.gov 503-823-0466 or Detective Jason Koenig Jason.Koenig@police.portlandoregon.gov 503-823-0889.

During the investigation, the westbound lanes of Southeast Powell Boulevard are closed between Southeast 170th Avenue and Southeast 174th Avenue. Eastbound lanes remain open

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