Victim identified in stabbing in Tigard amid homicide investigation


Leroy Xavier Wass-Morill died a short time after calling 911

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Tigard Police Department announced the identity of a victim in a stabbing death as Leroy Xavier Wass-Morill.

The law enforcement agency launched a homicide investigation after a stabbing victim died at a hospital Friday night.

Around 9:45 p.m., officers received a 911 call from a man living in the 11500 block of SW Hall Boulevard saying he had been stabbed.

First responders soon arrived to the Silver Creek Apartments and attended to the stab wounds of the 22-year-old man. Despite life-saving efforts, the man was later pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.

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Investigators began looking into several leads on possible suspects and have encouraged anyone with information to call 503-718-COPS.

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