UPDATE: Identity Released in Madison South Neighborhood Homicide Case (Photo)

December 10, 2021 15:42

  

The person deceased in the Madison South Neighborhood death investigation case is identified as Omar Greely, 41. The Oregon State Medical Examiner’s Office conducted an autopsy and determined Greely died from a gunshot wound and ruled his death a homicide.

The person who shot and killed Greely called 911 and remained at the scene. That person is not being identified at this time.

Evidence at the scene suggests Greely was attempting to force his way into an apartment armed with a handgun and fired a shot before being shot and killed by a resident of the apartment. The apartment resident is cooperating with the investigation.

Greeley’s family provided the attached photograph for public release. They are asking for privacy at this time.

This is an active and ongoing investigation and anyone with information should contact Detective Scott Broughton at (503) 823-3774 or email at scott.broughton@portlandoregon.gov or Detective Rico Beniga at (503) 823-0457 or email at rico.beniga@portlandoregon.gov.

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On December 6, 2021, at 10:52am, Officers from East Precinct were dispatched to a shots fired call in the 1800 Block of Northeast 66th Avenue. Officers responded and located a deceased subject. Homicide Detectives are on scene and conducting an investigation.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Detective Scott Broughton at (503) 823-3774 or email at scott.broughton@portlandoregon.gov or Detective Rico Beniga at (503) 823-0457 or email at rico.beniga@portlandoregon.gov.

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