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Women assault man outside City Hall

by: MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Nancy RazoA man trying to quiet a commotion outside City Hall was assaulted by two women early Tuesday morning.

Nancy Razo, 24, was arrested and charged with one count of Assault in the Third Degree and booked into the Multnomah County Jail.

Police are still looking for the other suspect. She is described as an African American female transient in her 20s, 5'8" tall, 190 pounds, with dread locks and wearing a tie-dye t-shirt.

Police did not immediately release the extent of the injuries of the victim, Michael Withey, 48.

According to police, at 4:01 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 3, Central Precinct officers responded to the report of a fight outside City Hall, located at 1221 Southwest 4th Avenue.

Officers arrived and contacted the victim, Withey, who told them that he was attacked by two women at Southwest 4th Avenue and Madison Street. Withey said that he was hanging out in front of City Hall and heard a group of people yelling and making noise. When he walked over to ask them to be quiet because campers were trying to sleep, two women assaulted him then ran away.

Withey provided descriptions of the women and an officer checking the area located one of the suspects and placed her into custody. She was later identified as Razo.

Anyone with information about the second suspect is asked to call Assault detectives at (503) 823-0400.