Medical examiner classifies Embassy Suites death as homicide
Tigard Police Department detectives and Washington County's Major Crimes Team are investigating the death of a 61-year-old man found dead at the Tigard Embassy Suites Hotel last week as a homicide following an examination by the Oregon State Medical Examiner.
On Tuesday, March 10, the Tigard Police Department identified the dead man as Brian Lowes of Nehalem.
Tigard police said Lowes checked into the hotel earlier on March 6 and was not seen again until staff discovered him deceased in his room later that same day.
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