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Police make another arrest in downtown stabbing death

Photo Credit: MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Andrew William MetznerPolice have made an additional arrest in the stabbing of a man who died near City Hall.

Andrew William Metzner, 20, is charged with murder in the death of Marc Sundin, 43. Sundin, a resident of the KOIN Tower, was killed Oct. 15.

Police have previously arrested Wesley Lawrence Curtis, 18, in connection with the death. A third suspect, Adam Lawrence Elder, 23, was released after police determined he was not involved in the crime.

According to police, the investigation began at 2:25 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at 2:25 a.m., when Central Precinct officers responded to Southwest 4th and Madison Street on an assault call after Federal Police located a man collapsed on the sidewalk with an apparent stab wound.

Officers and medical personnel arrived and located the victim on the southeast corner of the intersection. Medical personnel determined that he was deceased after being stabbed in the chest.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to contact Detective Mark Slater at (503) 823-9319, mark.slater@portlandoregon.gov; or, Detective Rico Beniga at (503) 823-0457, rico.beniga@portlandoregon.gov