The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office is investigating the homicide of a man found in a field in the area of NE Arndt Road and Highway 551 between Wilsonville and Aurora.
The Medical Examiner's Office performed an autopsy, and determined the unidentified man died from a gunshot wound.
On Monday, deputies responded to a report of a dead body. The subject was located by fire and police personnel and confirmed to be deceased.
Sheriff's detectives and personnel from the Medical Examiner's Office were called out to investigate.
The deceased subject is described as an adult, Hispanic male in his 20s or 30s. The victim is about 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 180 lbs. He was wearing an Army camouflage print t-shirt, blue jeans and black-and-orange Nike-brand sneakers. He also had a distinctive cross with blue stones on a neck chain.
Anyone with information concerning this crime is encouraged to contact the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office's confidential tip line by phone at 503-723-4949 or by using the online email form at http://web3.clackamas.us/contact/tip.jsp Please reference CCSO Case # 14-21883.