Portland police, FBI seek protest violence witnesses, suspects
Portland police and the FBI asked the public to help identify numerous suspects involved in crimes that have occured during downtown protests.
Police released a photo of a potential witness to the high-profile beating of a truck driver on Aug. 16. Police have probable cause to arrest Marquise Love, 25, for the assault. The witness may have had contact with Love at Lownsdale Square earlier that evening, police said.
Also on Aug. 20, the FBI released pictures of suspects in thefts and an arson at the Justice Center, Chase Bank and other locations on the night of May 29. Police said the rioters started multiple fires in the city and looters targeted banks, marijuana dispensaries, liquor stores, electronic stores and department stores in the downtown area.
Thirteen people were arrested that night, ranging in age from 19 to 40 on a variety of charges. Anyone with information is urged to contact the FBI: 800-225-5324 or 503-224-4181. Online tips can be delivered through tips.fbi.gov.
Photos of the suspects can be found here.
KOIN 6 News is a news partner of the Portland Tribune. Their story with video can be found here.
You count on us to stay informed and we depend on you to fund our efforts. Quality local journalism takes time and money. Please support us to protect the future of community journalism.