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News Release
Gresham Police Attempting to Identify Witnesses (Photos) (Photo) - 09/12/23

RELEASE DATE:                    Sept. 12, 2023
CONTACT PERSON:            On-duty PIO
CASE NUMBER:                      23-34516


Gresham, Ore.—On Aug. 26, at approximately 3:57 a.m., Gresham Police officers responded to reports of gunshots and a person down in the parking lot near the entrance of an apartment complex in the 200 block of SE 188 Ave. Officers arrived and located James Edward Wilson, 61, of Portland, who was later declared deceased. The East County Major Crimes Team (MCT) was activated to investigate the death as a homicide.

Gresham Police is asking for the public’s assistance with identifying two potential witnesses to this shooting.  If you can identify either of these people, please call the Gresham Police Tip Line at 503.618.2719 or toll-free at 1.888.989.3505.


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