Anthony Alcorn, 28, found in wooded area off the Springwater Corridor Trail near Hogan Road

A 28-year-old man from Ohio was found murdered in a wooded area along the side of the Springwater Corridor Trail in Gresham.

Police discovered the body on Monday, March 15, near Southeast Hogan Road and the trail, but were unable to identify the victim due to a lack of identification. Police said the body had been in the woods for a few days before being found.

Eventually law enforcement learned the man was Anthony A. Alcorn, and his family was notified. The Oregon Medical Examiner confirmed he died from homicidal violence.

No suspect has been identified, and police are asking anyone with information about the case to call the Gresham Police tip line at 503-618-2719 or toll free at 888-989-3505. Callers may remain anonymous.

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