County sheriff investigating suspicious death near Troutdale
On Friday November 17th, at about 4:00 p.m., Multnomah County Sheriff's Office Patrol Deputies responded to westbound I-84 near exit 17 (257th Avenue) after the report of a dead body. Deputies located a deceased adult man near the interstate.
The East County Major Crimes Team, which is comprised of detectives from the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office and the Gresham Police Department, responded along with detectives from the Oregon State Police.
The decedent is described as a white male in his late twenties or early thirties, with brown hair and a beard. He has a medium build, and was wearing blue jeans and a two-toned gray and black sweatshirt.
The East County Major Crimes Team is seeking information related to this death investigation. Anyone with who saw someone matching this description near exit 17 on westbound I-84 between November 10th and November 17th is asked to please call MCSO Detective Brad Robertson at 503-988-0358.
Idenfication will be made by the Oregon State Medical Examiner's Office, and will be announced after notification of the decedent's family.