Police find sexual assault suspect hiding in bushes
- Jim Redden
- Portland Tribune - News
Police have arrested a parolee for a Saturday afternoon sexual assault in Northeast Portland.
Mark Anthony Greyes, 29, was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on charges of first-degree rape and a parole violation. He is being held on $250,000 bail.
According to police, at 2:46 p.m. Oct. 22, Central Precinct officers responded to a report of a sexual assault on Northeast Flanders Street between Seventh and Eighth avenues. Officers searched the area for the suspect, who was last seen running north on Eighth Avenue.
A police K9 team tracked a man matching the suspect's description hiding in some bushes. The man refused to cooperate with police and was hit with a Tazer. He also was bitten by the police dog while being taken into custody.