PPB: Man arrested for sexual assault in NW Portland
Portland police have arrested a man on charges of first-degree attempted rape.
Princeton Diamond Owens, 23, was arrested after Central Precinct officers responded to a disturbance call near Northwest Kearney Street and 19th Avenue around 12:27 a.m. on Friday, April 19.
Police say they arrived and located a victim. They say Owens was also taken into custody.
"An independent witness took the time to help officers with the investigation," according to a news release. "This was determined to be a stranger on stranger sexual assault."
Police say Owens has spoken with detectives from the bureau's Sex Crimes Unit. Owens is currently incarcerated at Inverness Jail.
Police say more charges may be filed later. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Greenlee at 503-823-0871.