Reward offered for names of additional assault suspects
Police are offering a reward to help identify additional suspects in a downtown Portland beating during a political protest that generated national headlines and commentary.
Adam Haner, 25, was assaulted by a mob after crashing his truck while trying to escape it on Sunday, Aug. 17. One suspect identified by police, Marqise Love, 25, has turned himself in. Love is charged with felony assault, coercion and rioting. He is being held on $260,000 bail.
Police and Crime Stoppers of Oregon are offering rewards of up to $2,500 to help identify suspects involved in an incident leading up to the assault. They have released images from YouTube video of a group near the protest in the area of Southwest Fourth Avenue and Taylor Street.
Members of the group threatened, assaulted and robbed a female in the area. When Haner reportedly tried to intervene, they assaulted his girlfriend, chased him from the area, then assaulted him after he crashed his truck a few blocks away.
Police say they have also identified a potential witness to the assault who has not been named.
A person filming in the area recorded much of this activity and posted it to YouTube. Warning, some of the video is graphic.
Crime Stoppers of Oregon offers cash rewards of up to $2,500 cash for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in any unsolved felony crime and tipsters can remain anonymous.
Tips can be made by calling 503-823-HELP (4357), online, or by visiting the App Store and downloading P3 Tips.
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