Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood Homicide Victim Identified (Photo)

August 25, 2022 15:49


The victim in this homicide is identified as 40-year-old Dejohntae Campbell. The Medical Examiner’s Office determined the manner and cause of death to be homicide by gunshot wound. Campbell’s family has been notified of his death, and they provided the attached picture for public release. Campbell’s family is asking for privacy at this time.

Picture: Dejohntae Campbell


***Original Message Below***

A shooting in the Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood has left one victim deceased.

On Wednesday, August 10, 2022 at 9:10p.m., East Precinct and Focused Intervention Team (FIT) officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 13400 block of Southeast Bush Street. When they arrived they located a deceased victim. The suspect or suspects fled and no immediate arrests were made.

Portland Police Homicide Unit detectives are responding to the scene. During the investigation, Southeast Bush Street is closed between Southeast 134th Avenue and Southeast 136th Avenue.

If anyone has information about this incident and has not already spoken to police, please contact Detective Jennifer Hertzler at Jennifer.Hertzler@police.portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-1040, or Detective Joe Corona Joseph.Corona@police.portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-0508 and reference case number 22-215212.

The identity of the victim and the cause and manner of death will be determined by the Medical Examiner. That information will be released at a later time. The PIO is not responding to the scene. Additional updates will be distributed as appropriate to the investigation.



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