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Reward Offered in Vancouver Homicide Investigation - Crime Stoppers Featured Case #18-05 (Photo) - 01/12/18

The Vancouver Police Department, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve a December 2017 homicide.

On December 30, 2017, at approximately 4:05 a.m., Vancouver Police Department officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 12500 block of Northeast 28th Street. When officers arrived they located 23-year-old Vincent R. Trevino deceased. Trevino died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds and his death is being investigated as a homicide.

Detectives from the Vancouver Police Major Crime Unit are investigating and are asking anyone who may have information related to this homicide to contact Crime Stoppers of Oregon.

Crime Stoppers of Oregon offers cash rewards for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in any unsolved felony crime and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Information about any unsolved homicide is eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,500. Information about any other unsolved felony crime is eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects. Links can be shared anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

Submit an anonymous tip:

Visit the App Store and download P3 Tips to submit secure and anonymous tips.

Online at https://www.p3tips.com/823

Call 503-823-HELP (4357)

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Reward Offered in Kacey Platt Homicide - Crime Stoppers Featured Case #18-04 (Photo) - 01/10/18

The Portland Police Bureau, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve a 2017 homicide.

On Tuesday November 28, 2017, at 11:03 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a shooting and car crash north of Southeast Stark Street on Southeast 157th Avenue.

As officers responded to the area of the reported shooting and crash, multiple people contacted 9-1-1 and reported hearing gunfire. When officers arrived on scene, they located a white SUV that had been involved in a crash. Officers approached the SUV and located 33-year-old Kacey Adam Platt suffering from traumatic injuries. Emergency medical responders arrived at the SUV and determined that Platt was deceased. The Oregon State Medical Examiner later determined that Platt died of a gunshot wound.

As officers contacted witnesses in the area of the shooting and crash, additional officers searched the neighborhood with K9 teams for the suspects involved in this shooting. No suspects were located as a result of the neighborhood search.

Crime Stoppers of Oregon offers cash rewards for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in any unsolved felony crime and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Information about any unsolved homicide is eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,500. Information about any other unsolved felony crime is eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects. Links can be shared anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

Submit an anonymous tip:

Visit the App Store and download P3 Tips to submit secure and anonymous tips.

Online at https://www.p3tips.com/823

Call 503-823-HELP (4357)

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Homicide of Jessica Newton Remains Unsolved - Crime Stoppers Featured Case #15-21 (Photo) - 01/05/18

The Clark County (WA) Sheriff's Office, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve a homicide.

On January 2, 2015, the body of 40-year-old Jessica Newton was discovered near the Columbia River in Clark County, Washington. The condition of her body was suspicious to investigators.

Little information is known about Newton's whereabouts or acquaintances in mid-to-late December 2014. Newton was known to frequent East Portland and Downtown Portland homeless services.

Crime Stoppers of Oregon offers cash rewards for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in any unsolved felony crime and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Information about any unsolved homicide is eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,500. Information about any other unsolved felony crime is eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects. Links can be shared anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

Submit an anonymous tip:

Visit the App Store and download P3 Tips to submit secure and anonymous tips.

Online at https://www.p3tips.com/823

Call 503-823-HELP (4357)

###CSO###

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Detectives Seeking Public's Help in Desmond Garrett Homicide - Crime Stoppers Featured Case #18-03 (Photo) - 01/04/18

The Portland Police Bureau, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve a 2017 homicide.

On Thursday September 7, 2017, at 10:21 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to Northwest 5th Avenue and Northwest Everett Street on the report of a shooting. As officers were responding to the scene, callers to 9-1-1 reported a car crash also occurred at the same intersection.

Officers and medical personnel arrived and located 40-year-old Desmond Antonio Garrett, also known as "Munchie," inside a white Mercury sedan and determined that he was deceased. The Oregon State Medical Examiner later determined that Garrett died after suffering a gunshot wound.

Based on information learned at the scene, investigators believe that after Garrett was shot, he crashed into a power box and an occupied, parked vehicle.

Evidence of a shooting was found on Northwest 6th Avenue between Flanders and Everett Streets.

There are no suspects in the shooting and no known motive.

Crime Stoppers of Oregon offers cash rewards for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in any unsolved felony crime and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Information about any unsolved homicide is eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,500. Information about any other unsolved felony crime is eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects. Links can be shared anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

Submit an anonymous tip:

Visit the App Store and download P3 Tips to submit secure and anonymous tips.

Online at https://www.p3tips.com/823

Call 503-823-HELP (4357)

###CSO###

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Police Seek Suspect's Identity in Northeast Portland Bank Robbery - Crime Stoppers Featured Case #18-01 (Photo) - 01/03/18

The Portland Police Bureau and the FBI Safe Streets Task Force, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to locate a suspect wanted for robbing a Northeast Portland bank.

On Monday, November 27, 2017, at 11:03 a.m., the suspect entered the Albina Community Bank, located at 2002 Northeast Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, and demanded money while brandishing a knife. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect left the bank without incident.

The suspect was described as a Hispanic male, in his mid-30s, five feet three inches tall, 120 pounds, wearing a dark over light gray hooded sweatshirt, black backpack, and armed with a knife.

Crime Stoppers of Oregon offers cash rewards for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in any unsolved felony crime and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Information about any unsolved homicide is eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,500. Information about any other unsolved felony crime is eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects. Links can be shared anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

Submit an anonymous tip:

Visit the App Store and download P3 Tips to submit secure and anonymous tips.

Online at https://www.p3tips.com/823

Call 503-823-HELP (4357)

###CSO###

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