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Police investigating North Portland death


Police are investigating a death in North Portland.

According to police, at 11:12 a.m. on Sunday, March 10, North Precinct responded to a residence in the 4100 block of North Missouri Avenue to assist Portland Fire & Rescue on a death investigation.

A family member had called 9-1-1 to report a male in his 60s deceased in the home. After medical personnel arrived and confirmed the man was deceased, they called Portland police to respond to begin a death investigation.

Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division and the Medical Examiner also were called to the scene to assist with the investigation.

Based on the preliminary investigation, police say there no reason to believe the neighborhood is in any danger.