PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Portland Police Bureau arrested a man accused to killing a person at a transient camp in Northeast Portland Friday evening.
Aaron D. Christopher, 40, was captured shortly after a report of a body being found near the 6500 block of Northeast Halsey Street. Officers had been called in around 5 p.m. to do a welfare check in the Madison South neighborhood where they confirmed the person had died.
Christopher was booked into the Multnomah County jail on charges of Murder II and Abuse of a Corpse for his alleged role in the incident.
PPB said the investigation remains open.