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Thomas Osborn
Thomas Osborn
UPDATE: Irvington Neighborhood Homicide Victim Identified (Photo) - 11/03/19

The victim in Saturday morning's homicide is being identified as 47-year-old Thomas Osborn of Portland. The Multnomah County Medical Examiner has completed an autopsy and determined the manner and cause of death to be homicide by gunshot. To protect the integrity of the investigation, no further details are being released at this time.

Osborn's family has been notified and they provided the attached photograph for public release. They have requested privacy and are not granting media interviews at this time.

Homicide detectives continue their work investigating this case, including examining evidence, speaking with witnesses, and pursuing leads. If anyone has information about this homicide and not been contacted by investigators, please reach out to Detective William Winters at 503-823-0466 or William.Winters@portlandoregon.gov .

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The victim of the shooting in the Irvington Neighborhood from this morning has died. Detectives from the Homicide Detail are primary investigators. The circumstances of the shooting are not being released at this time to protect the integrity of the investigation.

The identity of the victim will be released after the Medical Examiner has confirmed it and notified next of kin.

Detectives still want to hear from any witnesses or persons with knowledge about this incident. If you have any information please contact the lead investigator Detective William Winters at 503-823-0466 or William.Winters@portlandoregon.gov .

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On Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:16 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the area of Northeast Broadway and Northeast 21st Avenue in the Irvington Neighborhood on reports that shots were fired in the area. When officers arrived they found an adult male victim with serious injuries.

The suspect or suspects left the area before police arrived.

Officers have secured the crime scene and detectives are responding to assist in the investigation. Northeast Broadway is closed to all traffic between Northeast 17th Avenue and Northeast 21st Avenue.

If anyone has information about the shooting and has not been contacted by investigators, they are asked to call the non-emergency line at 503-823-3333.

The PIO is not responding to the scene. An update will be provided if appropriate to the investigation.

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