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The victim's roommate, Austin Bryan Sutton, was arrested following an investigation.

Beaverton police say a man was fatally shot Friday evening, May 6, and his roommate is being charged with his murder.

Police responded to a reported assault with a weapon on Southwest Macorey Court at about 8:40 p.m. Friday and found Levi Benjamin Pierce, 37, had suffered a gunshot wound. Pierce was taken to the hospital, police said, but he died due to his injuries.

Police are investigating the shooting. The investigation resulted in the arrest of Pierce's roommate, 34-year-old Austin Bryan Sutton, who was booked into the Washington County Jail on presumptive charges of murder and unlawful use of a weapon.

Anyone with information is asked to contact non-emergency dispatch at 503-629-0111 and reference Beaverton Police Department case No. 22-1260987.

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