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UPDATE: Victim in St Johns Neighborhood Shooting Identified (Photo) - 02/08/24

The victim of the deadly shooting inside a bar in the St Johns Neighborhood has been identified as Charles Hassel, 56, of Portland. His family has been notified of his death. They are asking for privacy at this time, but they did provide a photo for public release.

The Medical Examiner determined Hassel died of homicide by gunshot wound.

If anyone has information about this incident, they are asked to please contact Detective Jason Koenig at jason.koenig@police.portlandoregon.gov 503-823-0889 or Detective William Winters at william.winters@police.portlandoregon.gov 503-823-0466. Please reference case number 24-29431.

Photo description: Portrait of Charles Hassel

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***Original Message Below***

On Monday, February 5, 2024, at 9:39 p.m., officers from the North Precinct responded to a shooting call at a bar in the 8700 block of North Lombard Street. When officers arrived, they found a man who was deceased. No arrests have been made and no one has been detained.

The Portland Police Homicide detectives have responded to the scene to investigate. If anyone has information about this incident, they are asked to please contact Detective Jason Koenig at jason.koenig@police.portlandoregon.gov 503-823-0889 or Detective William Winters at william.winters@police.portlandoregon.gov 503-823-0466. Please reference case number 24-29431.

During the investigation, North Lombard Street will be closed from North Baltimore Avenue to North Alta Avenue.

The identity of the victim will be released after the Medical Examiner has confirmed the cause of death and after family members have been notified. The PIO is not responding to the scene. More information will be released when appropriate.

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