Portland, Ore. – (Updated) She was almost stabbed to death by a complete stranger while walking home in Northeast Portland. Now the 18-year-old woman is speaking out for the first time, and Portland Police have released brand new surveillance video that shows the suspect in the attack. Officials hope someone will recognize him and help catch the man who stabbed an 18-year-old woman multiple times in Northeast Portland on March 10th. The stabbing happened as the woman was walking home from a friends house just before midnight. She survived the attack and is recovering. If you recognize the suspect Portland Police would like to hear from you.
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Video of the suspect in this incident has been uploaded onto our social media pages titled “Can You Help? Roseway Attack Suspect”.
The victim in this case also wants to speak with media. Interested media should contact Sergeant Brad Yakots.
If anyone has information about this incident, they are encouraged to contact Detective Jeff Sharp at (503) 823-9773 or [email protected].
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On Sunday, March 10, 2019, North Precinct Officers responded to a call of someone stabbed in the area of the 3200 block of Northeast 78th Avenue. The incident was reported to have occurred at about 11:30 P.M.
Officers arrived and located a victim, an adult female. The stabbing victim was treated at the scene for multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. The injuries are reported to be life threatening.
The victim was walking to her home from a friend’s house when she was stabbed by a stranger. There are no identified suspects or suspect description at this time. Investigators are trying to determine the identity of the suspect.
If anyone has information about or video of this incident, they are encouraged to contact Detective Jeff Sharp at (503) 823-9773 or [email protected].