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Homicide Investigation Underway in Downtown Portland

October 07, 2022 03:47


On 10/07/2022 at approximately 2:08 a.m. Officers from the Central Precinct and the Entertainment Detail responded to reports of a shooting near the intersection of Southwest 4th Avenue and Southwest Washington Street in Downtown Portland. Officers arrived and found an adult male deceased.

Detectives from the Homicide Detail and Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division responded to the scene. Southwest Washington Street will be closed for several hours between Southwest 2nd Avenue and SW 4th Avenue as investigators collect evidence.

Anyone with information on this incident who has not yet spoken to police is asked to contact Detective Sean Macomber at sean.macomber@police.portlandoregon.gov or Detective Jason Koenig at jason.koenig@police.portlandoregon.gov and reference case number 22-269190.

More information will be released when appropriate.

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