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U.S. marshals arrest Tyreik D. Credit in Eugene on June 18 for the killing of Thomas Osborn.

COURTESY PHOTO: PPB - Thomas Osborn in an undated photograph.A 24-year-old man was arrested Friday, June 18, in Eugene by U.S. marshals and charged with the November 2019 killing of Thomas Osborn in Portland.

Osborn, 48, was shot to death while he sat in his car on Northeast Broadway at 19th Avenue. According to the Portland Police Bureau, over time, investigators identified Tyreik D. Credit as the suspect in the shooting.

Credit was booked into the Lane County Jail and will be sent to Multnomah County soon. He is charged with second-degree murder, being a felon in possession of a gun, and tampering with a witness.

The investigation continues. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective William Winters at 503-823-0466.

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