Man found dead in Argay Terrace area; hit-and-run suspected

Crashes

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man was found dead in the Argay Terrace neighborhood early Sunday, suspected of being hit by a vehicle.

Police say the death investigation has revealed “some suspicious circumstances.”

Officers with the Portland Police Bureau responded to a report of a crash in the 14300 block of NE Milton Street around 6:30 a.m. Upon their arrival, officers found an adult male deceased along with evidence indicating a crash had occurred.

The Portland Police Major Crash Team and detectives were tapped to investigate the incident. Officers at the scene have blocked off the intersection during the investigation.

Police did not specify what “suspicious circumstances” were revealed. However, they are asking for the public’s help to learn more about what happened.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Detective Scott Broughton Scott.Broughton@portlandoregon.gov (503) 823-3774 or Detective Brian Sims Brian.Sims@portlandoregon.gov 503-823-2079.

This is a developing story.

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