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1 Suspect Arrested After Robbing a Hawthorne Boulevard Bank
Monday May 2, 2016, 7:01 AM
Suspect Arrested After Robbing a Hawthorne Boulevard Bank
On April 21, 45-year-old Wes Edward Hamman was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on a Federal Hold for Bank Robbery.

Hamman was arrested shortly after robbing a bank on Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard and attempting to get away from the area by riding in a taxi cab. After his arrest, Hamman was taken to a Portland hospital for a medical condition before being released to go to jail.

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2 Woman, boy rescued after fall along Horsetail Falls trail
Monday May 2, 2016, 7:00 AM
On Sunday at 5:20 p.m. Multnomah County Sheriff's Office deputies were dispatched to the report of two hikers who had fallen off the Horsetail Falls trail as they were hiking down between the upper and lower Horsetail Falls. MCSO deputies arrived on scene with AMR rescue personnel and MCSO Green Hornet trail team members who were on duty. Green Hornet Trail team and AMR Rescue personnel were able

3 Fatal Crash on I-84, Six Miles West of Arlington
Monday May 2, 2016, 6:58 AM
 Fatal Crash on I-84, Six Miles West of Arlington
On Sunday, at approximately 4:33 a.m., a single vehicle rollover crash severely injured two people on Interstate 84.

The driver was identified as Justin Matthew FLOWERS, age 24, from Portland, and the passenger, Hayden Michael SWANSON, age 23, from Portland. Life Flight transported FLOWERS to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland, Washington and SWANSON was transported by ground ambulance

4 Three Democrats, two Republicans vie for Oregon secretary of state job
Sunday May 1, 2016, 9:24 AM
Three Democrats, two Republicans vie for Oregon secretary of state job
PORTLAND — In a solidly blue state that hasn't elected a Republican to a statewide office since 2002, the only major partisan race this year that doesn't have political observers yawning is for Oregon secretary of state.

The position is Oregon's second-most powerful behind the governor, and its critical role in government affairs — elections, voter registration, auditing various state agencies,

5 Beaverton's Water Supply Meets or Exceeds State and Federal Standards
Sunday May 1, 2016, 9:08 AM
Beaverton's Water Supply Meets or Exceeds State and Federal Standards
BEAVERTON, Oregon -- The City of Beaverton's water supply meets or exceeds state and federal standards, according to the new 2016 City of Beaverton Water Quality Report--also known as the Consumer Confidence Report--which is now available online. 


This annual report, required by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Oregon Health Authority, provides important info

6 Driver Killed in Crash Following Terminated Pursuit
Sunday May 1, 2016, 9:05 AM
SALEM, Oregon - The Salem Police Department attempted to stop a 1999 white BMW at Macleay Rd and 46th St SE at about 3:20 AM Saturday because the driver was wanted in connection with release agreement violations which had occurred earlier in the 800 block of Rosemont Av NW. The driver failed to yield and continued eastbound on Macleay Rd eventually accelerating to 45 to 50 mph. At Cordon Rd. the d

7 Additional Rewards Offered -- Unlawfully Killed Bighorn Ram In Gilliam County
Saturday April 30, 2016, 8:54 AM
The Oregon State Police continue the investigation into the third bighorn sheep ram that was unlawfully killed in early April near milepost 118 on Interstate 84, east of Rufus. 

Two additional rewards have been offered, with total rewards now at $2000, for information which leads to the arrest/conviction of the person(s) responsible. The rewards are as follows: 

Oregon Hunter

8 Proposed Sherwood City Budget Released
Saturday April 30, 2016, 8:53 AM
SHERWOOD, Oregon - otal Budget and General Fund Budget are Reduced Compared with Current Year

Today Sherwood City Manager Joseph Gall released the Fiscal Year 2016-17 Proposed Budget. In compliance with state budget law, the proposed budget is balanced, and does not rely on any use of financial reserves. The total budget proposed for FY2016-17 is $26,103,745, a 7.9% decrease from the current a

9 Single Family Home Fire in Vernonia
Saturday April 30, 2016, 8:53 AM
VERNONIA, Oregon - Volunteers with the American Red Cross disaster action team responded to a disaster today in the 55000 block of Nehalem Hwy S, in Vernonia.

This single family home fire affected 1 adult. Red Cross provided assistance in the form of temporary lodging, assistance to meet immediate basic needs, health and mental health services and information about recovery.

Additional inf

10 Prescription Drug Turn-In and Shred Event Today at Southeast Precinct
Saturday April 30, 2016, 8:52 AM
Prescription Drug Turn-In and Shred Event Today at Southeast Precinct
Today, Saturday April 30, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Portland Police Bureau will host a prescription drug turn-in and shred event at Southeast Precinct, located at 4735 East Burnside Street.

This event is a partnership between the City of Portland Office of Neighborhood Involvement Crime Prevention Program, the Portland Police Bureau, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the

11 14 Kilos of Cocaine and $150,000 Cash Seized in Drug Investigation
Friday April 29, 2016, 7:31 AM
14 Kilos of Cocaine and $150,000 Cash Seized in Drug Investigation
On Wednesday April 27, 2016, Portland Police Bureau Drugs and Vice Division (DVD) officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Southwest 170th Avenue and Merlo Road in Washington County. Officers suspected the occupants of the vehicle to be involved in the trafficking of cocaine.

During a search of the vehicle, DVD Drug Dog "Lola" located one kilogram of cocaine. DVD investigators, assiste

12 Wanted Felon Identified as Person Who Shot Officer
Friday April 29, 2016, 7:29 AM
Wanted Felon Identified as Person Who Shot Officer
Gresham, Ore.-- As detectives continue to reconstruct last night's shooting, wanted Portland resident David Allen Charlton remains in custody at a hospital with at least one non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Fairview's Officer Scott Shropshire, who was struck by one of Charlton's bullets during the exchange of gunfire, was treated at a local hospital and has since been released.

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13 Foot Chase Leads to Burglary Arrest
Wednesday April 27, 2016, 8:21 AM
On Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at approximately 12:30pm, Tualatin Police responded to a report of a possible theft in the 21300 block of SW Makah Ct., in Tualatin.

A witness reported seeing two males walking around a neighbor's house. The witness also reported that one of the males took a bike from the house. When officers arrived in the area, they immediately contacted one of the suspects, howeve

14 Honor Flight of Oregon to take 23 World War II veterans to DC
Wednesday April 27, 2016, 8:21 AM
GRANTS PASS - For the 19th time since 2010, Honor Flight of Oregon will be hosting World War II veterans

and veterans from other military services eras as they visit the memorials in Washington DC, April 29 to May 1.

On this trip a group of 23 World War II veterans, six veterans from The Last Frontier Honor Flight in

Fairbanks, Alaska, and their guardians will participate in the trek

15 Off-Duty Portland Police Officer Arrested after DUII Crash in Clackamas County
Tuesday April 26, 2016, 8:50 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Portland Police Bureau was notified this afternoon that an off-duty Portland Police officer was involved in a traffic crash in Clackamas County where alcohol was a factor.

Officer Daniel Chastain was arrested by Clackamas County Sheriff's Office on charges of Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants (DUII) - Alcohol, Reckless Driving, Reckless Endangerment, and Crimina

16 Sheriff's Office reunites stolen bicycles with Thai exchange students
Tuesday April 26, 2016, 8:50 AM
Sheriff's Office reunites stolen bicycles with Thai exchange students
At approximately 2:37 p.m. on Sunday, April 24, 2016, Clackamas County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the area of the Oak Grove Fred Meyer after an employee reported that a man stole two customers' bicycles that were parked at a bicycle rack in front of the store.

The employee followed the suspect as he drove away in a red Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Deputies arrived within about two minu

17 Deputies Investigate Off-Duty Portland Police Officer DUII Crash
Tuesday April 26, 2016, 8:48 AM
At approximately 1:30pm on Monday, April 25, 2016, Deputies with the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office and the Happy Valley Police Department responded to a traffic crash near the intersection of SE 172nd Ave. and SE Big Timber Ct. in Clackamas, OR. Callers were reporting that a black colored car had been driving at a high rate of speed, when it collided with a red pickup and rolled over.

Depu

18 Manzanita Couple Killed In Highway 101 Crash - Clatsop County
Monday April 25, 2016, 7:32 AM
Manzanita Couple Killed In Highway 101 Crash - Clatsop County
On April 23rd, at approximately 3:15PM, OSP Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle head-on crash on Highway 101 near milepost 28 (just north of Cannon Beach).

Preliminary information indicates a 2011 Hyundai sport utility was traveling southbound on Highway 101 when it crossed over the centerline and struck a northbound 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe head-on. After the

19 PF&R Firefighters Rescue family of ducklings from storm grate
Monday April 25, 2016, 7:30 AM
PF&R Firefighters Rescue family of ducklings from storm grate
Firefighters were called out earlier today to a report of ducklings trapped in a storm grate near SE 148th and Grant Ct.

Upon arrival crews noticed the mother duck circling around a storm grate in a driveway with her young ducklings trapped below. Firefighters removed the grate and reunited the duck family.

The pictures tell the rest of the story.

Dan Watson PF&R PIO

20 Happy Valley Police Investigating Mid-afternoon Home Invasion
Monday April 25, 2016, 7:28 AM
Happy Valley Police Investigating Mid-afternoon Home Invasion
On April 24, 2016 at approximately 3:45pm, deputies with the Happy Valley Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the area of SE Mia Garden Dr. and SE 152nd Ave. in Happy Valley, for a residential burglary that had occurred around 1:00pm. The home owner, who wishes to remain anonymous, was reporting that she had returned home to discover that there was money missing from a nightstand l

21 PF&R on scene of a pin in accident at SE 133rd and Foster Rd.
Sunday April 24, 2016, 6:42 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland Fire & Rescue was called to an auto accident at 0351hrs this morning involving two vehicles on SE 133 & SE Foster Rd. PF&R crews used extrication equipment to remove a trapped victim. Due to the damage to the vehicle the extrication required more personnel and equipment. Foster Rd was closed at 4:33 AM.

22 Two twelve year old runways found
Friday April 22, 2016, 9:43 AM
Two twelve year old runways found
On 04/22/16 the identified runaways were contacted by local authorities and taken into protective custody to be returned to their parents. No further assistance from the media or public is necessary.

The photograph of the child in the blue hat is Brent Luyster, the other with the dark hair is Bryan Hamilton.

23 Update: Two Middle School Girls Hit by Van While Walking Home From School
Thursday April 21, 2016, 12:10 PM
Gresham, Ore.-- Two 13-year-old middle school students, both in seventh grade at Gordon Russell Middle School, were hit by a delivery van yesterday afternoon on their way home from school. The girls, Viridiana "Viri" Orozco-Hernandez and Raquelin Velasco Gutierrez, were transported to area hospitals. Orozco-Hernandez was listed in critical condition and flown to a trauma unit by Life Flight.

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24 Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash On Interstate 84 - Umatilla County
Thursday April 21, 2016, 8:49 AM
Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash On Interstate 84 - Umatilla County
On April 19, 2016, at about 3:30PM, OSP Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a crash involving a motorcycle into a guardrail on Interstate 84 near milepost 219 (east of Pendleton).

Preliminary investigation indicates the adult male rider was traveling eastbound on Interstate 84 when for unknown reasons, drifted out of the lane of travel and struck a guardrail.

The

25 Early morning high speed chase
Thursday April 21, 2016, 8:47 AM
On April 21, 2016 at approximately 4:40am Deputies with the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office attempted to stop a 1997 Honda Accord that had switched plates belonging to a 1992 Toyota Camry on SE McLoughlin Blvd. near SE Concord Rd. in unincorporated Clackamas County. Following an approximate 12 minute chase where speed reached approximately 75 miles per hour, the vehicle stopped on its own accord

26 The Death Of Sergeant Jason Goodding
Thursday April 21, 2016, 8:46 AM
The Clatsop County District Attorney's Office is releasing reports and video from the officer involved shooting surrounding the February murder of Seaside Police Sergeant Jason Goodding.

Clatsop County District Attorney Joshua Marquis will release these items beginning on April 21, 2016 at 8:45AM as requested. Due to the volume of information (500 pages of reports and 33 seconds of video), the

27 Fire Crews Quickly Contain Residential Fire in Rural Tualatin
Wednesday April 20, 2016, 7:31 AM
Fire Crews Quickly Contain Residential Fire in Rural Tualatin
Just after 5:35 this evening, firefighters were called to a reported fire at a single family residence located at 6495 SW Wilhelm Rd, in a rural area just outside the city of Tualatin. The homeowner, who had discovered the fire, reported a room in the basement of the residence was involved in fire. The homeowner told 911 dispatchers they were attempting to extinguish the flames from the exterior o

28 Teen Girl Nearly Hit by Bullet while Riding a TriMet Bus in Northeast Portland
Wednesday April 20, 2016, 7:29 AM
On Tuesday morning, at 10:25 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the area of Northeast 15th Avenue and Dekum Street on the report of gunfire.

As officers were responding to the area they received an update that a bullet hit a TriMet bus nearly hitting a teenage girl riding the bus. The bus stopped at Northeast 26th Avenue and Dekum Street to await police.

Officers arrived in the are

29 City of Beaverton - 04/18/16 4:12 PM City of Beaverton Announces Visioning Partners of the Year
Tuesday April 19, 2016, 6:50 AM
City of Beaverton - 04/18/16 4:12 PM City of Beaverton Announces Visioning Partners of the Year
The Beaverton Downtown Association was one of two recipients for the City of Beaverton’s 2016 Visioning Partner of the Year award. The BDA was honored for its efforts to revitalize downtown, including pedestrian-friendly improvements on SW Broadway Street BEAVERTON, Ore. -- The City of Beaverton's Visioning Advisory Committee (VAC) announced last week the winners of the 2016 Visioning Partner of

30 Oregon steps up bat search amid Oregon steps up bat search amid new disease scarenew disease scare
Monday April 18, 2016, 2:11 PM
Oregon steps up bat search amid Oregon steps up bat search amid new disease scarenew disease scare
State wildlife officials are ramping up the monitoring of bats this spring after a deadly fungal strain surfaced last week in Washington.
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists have more questions than answers on whether Oregon bats are at increasing risk from white-nose syndrome, commonly called WNS, which has killed 6 million bats in North America

31 In Oregon, Looking At Washington School Funding With Some Envy
Monday April 18, 2016, 9:06 AM
In Oregon, Looking At Washington School Funding With Some Envy
Martha Guise is the principal of Century High School in Hillsboro, a Portland suburb. She says class sizes at her school are around 34 — much higher than desired.

For all Washington's fretting over state funding for education, there are people in Oregon who would love to have Washington's problems.

One of them is Martha Guise, the principal of Century High School in Hillsboro, who allows tha

32 26-Year-Old Man Arrested Pointing a Gun and Menacing After Southeast Portland Disturbance
Sunday April 17, 2016, 11:29 AM
26-Year-Old Man Arrested Pointing a Gun and Menacing After Southeast Portland Disturbance
On Sunday April 17, 2016, at 12:39 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the area of Southeast 82nd Avenue and Raymond Court on the report that a man was pointing a gun towards a nearby bar.

Officers arrived in the area and covertly established visual contact with the suspect. Officers could see a handgun in his hand as the suspect walked towards the Fred Meyer store at Southeast Foster Ro

33 Former Kaiser Nurse Arrested for Criminal Mistreatment and Sexual Abuse
Saturday April 16, 2016, 9:12 AM
Former Kaiser Nurse Arrested for Criminal Mistreatment and Sexual Abuse
Alex Matthew Woolner, 37 years of age, from North Plains was arrested this evening for crimes he committed against patients while working as a nurse for Kaiser Permanente in Beaverton. Woolner was victimizing female patients that came to Kaiser Permanente for medical treatment.

On January 26, 2016 the Beaverton Police Department initiated an investigation into alleged criminal offenses committ

34 Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash Near Salem
Saturday April 16, 2016, 9:10 AM
Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash Near Salem
Deputies have reopened Silverton road after this morning's fatal motor vehicle crash. Investigators believe that the driver in this morning's crash was east bound on Silverton Road when the vehicle left the roadway. It appears the driver attempted to correct the vehicle after it left the roadway but was unable to do so, causing the Jeep he was driving to rollover.

In all the crash scene was ov

35 Senator Jeff Merkley Working to Get Medical Marijuana for Our Veterans
Friday April 15, 2016, 8:18 AM
Senator Jeff Merkley Working to Get Medical Marijuana for Our Veterans
It's been a big week for the chillest senator in the game, Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.). First, he wrote a New York Times op-ed about why he's endorsing Bernie Sanders for president of the United States, thus becoming the only U.S. senator to publicly #FeeltheBern.

And today, according to a press release sent out by Merkley's camp, the Senate Appropriations Committee passed an amendment he spearheaded

36 State of Oregon Wants to See Larry Ellison’s Cover Oregon Emails
Friday April 15, 2016, 8:15 AM
State of Oregon Wants to See Larry Ellison’s Cover Oregon Emails
The long-running legal battle between the state of Oregon and Oracle America Inc. over who's responsible for the $300 million screw-up of Cover Oregon continues—and the latest skirmish involves Oracle founder and chairman Larry Ellison.

In late 2013, Ellison, then still Oracle's CEO, asked Oracle's chief software architect, Edward Screven, for daily reports on Oracle's troubled efforts to build

37 Inmate escape from Shutter Creek Correctional Institution back in custody
Thursday April 14, 2016, 11:26 PM
An Oregon Department of Corrections (DOC) inmate escaped this evening from Shutter Creek Correctional Institution (SCCI) in North Bend. Oregon State Police is responding.

SCCI staff discovered inmate Justin Alley missing at approximately 7:20 p.m., Thursday, April 14, 2016.

Alley is a 34-year-old Caucasian male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 170 pounds, with blond hair, and blue eyes. He is most

38 Suspect in Auto, Dog Theft Arrested for Multiple Charges
Thursday April 14, 2016, 11:14 PM
On Thursday April 14, 2016, at approximately 5:45 p.m., North Precinct officers and detectives arrested 34-year-old Francisco Vincent Gonzalez in connection with an auto theft investigation where the car owner's dog was left inside and ultimately died. Gonzalez was arrested outside a motel room at the Super Value Inn Motel, located at 5205 North Interstate Avenue.

Gonzalez will be booked into

39 Shooting at Motel 6--Suspect Arrested in Shooting
Thursday April 14, 2016, 7:34 AM
Shooting at Motel 6--Suspect Arrested in Shooting
Detectives and criminalists were called to the scene of last night's Motel 6 parking-lot shooting. At about 2:36 a.m., while still conducting their investigation, detectives saw a vehicle with a headlight out. The vehicle's description matched that of the suspect vehicle -- described in witness statements as being associated with the shooting suspect who drove into the parking lot of the Motel 6.

40 Sandy Police Arrest Man at Sandy High School After Finding Concealed Pistol
Thursday April 14, 2016, 7:32 AM
Sandy Police arrested 20 year old Brandon Anthony Teal, of Sandy, today after he was found at Sandy High School in possession of a concealed handgun. Teal went to Sandy High School with his 18 year old brother to inquire about enrollment at about 2:00 PM today. Immediately upon them entering, school security officers recognized they were not students, confronted the two men and notified the school

41 Beaverton Man Dies in Crash
Tuesday April 12, 2016, 7:23 AM
Beaverton Man Dies in Crash
BEAVERTON, Oregon - Deputies responded to a crash where a motorcycle left the roadway and collided with a bridge railing. The rider did not survive his injuries and his passenger received serious injuries.

On April 11, 2016, at 8:46 p.m., Washington County Sheriff's Deputies were called to SW Highway 219 north of SW Wolsborn Avenue concerning a motorcycle crash.

Sheriff's Deputies arrived

42 Woodland Middle School students raise a record of nearly $3,000 to help fund Leukemia
Monday April 11, 2016, 6:50 PM
Woodland Middle School students raise a record of nearly $3,000 to help fund Leukemia
Woodland Middle School students raised a record amount of nearly $3,000 to help support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to help fund research into finding more effective treatments and cures for blood cancers affecting children throughout the world.

For the past 12 years, Woodland Middle School students have taken part in the Pennies for Patients Campaign, a fundraiser dedicated to raising m

43 Salem Woman Arrested After Shots Fired Into a Vehicle
Monday April 11, 2016, 6:48 PM
Salem Woman Arrested After Shots Fired Into a Vehicle
Last night at about 11:30 p.m., Deputies were called to the 4000 block of Sorrel Court SE to investigate a suspicious vehicle. Anahi Sanchez-Torres, age 24 called reporting that her ex-boyfriend was driving by her residence and harassing her.

While Deputies were responding to investigate Ms. Sanchez-Torres got into her vehicle and began chasing the suspicious vehicle down Lancaster Drive at hi

44 Subaru Shares The Love With Pets at Willamette Humane Society
Monday April 11, 2016, 6:47 PM
Subaru Shares The Love With Pets at Willamette Humane Society
SALEM, Oregon - On Friday, April 22, at 11 a.m., national representatives from Subaru of America and local leaders of Capitol Subaru will present a check to Willamette Humane Society (WHS) as the culmination of their holiday season "Share the Love" event. The public is invited to Capitol Subaru for the check presentation of a substantial, albeit undisclosed amount.

Subaru donated $250 to a cus

45 Fire at Imagination Station playground
Sunday April 10, 2016, 7:32 AM
Fire at Imagination Station playground
TROUTDALE, Oregon - On Saturday at 4:14 a.m. Multnomah County Sheriff's Office deputies and Gresham Fire Department responded to the report of the playground structure on fire at Imagination Station located at 1900 SW Cherry Park Rd in Troutdale, OR. Arriving MCSO deputies saw a good portion of the wooden playground structure was already engulfed in flames. Several units from Gresham Fire Departme

46 Second Alarm Fire Burns Six Units at Northwest Beaverton Apartment Complex
Sunday April 10, 2016, 7:30 AM
Second Alarm Fire Burns Six Units at Northwest Beaverton Apartment Complex
BEAVERTON, Oregon - At 9:45 a.m. Saturday, firefighters responded to Westridge Meadows Apartments on 18392 NW Chemeketa Lane after multiple callers reported heavy black smoke on the outside of one of the first floor units. The fire spread from the exterior of the twelve unit complex to the interior, then spread rapidly to the second and third floor.

First-arriving firefighters began an aggress

47 Officers respond to a stabbing in East Portland
Sunday April 10, 2016, 7:28 AM
The victim in this assault, an adult male in his mid-20s, has been transported to an area hospital. The extent of his injuries remain unknown but are believed to be non-life-threatening. A possible suspect has been detained and the Domestic Violence Reduction Unit is responding to investigate.

Despite being under-reported domestic violence remains a remains a leading cause of violence in the C

48 Good Samaritans pull Victims from burning Car
Sunday April 10, 2016, 7:26 AM
Good Samaritans pull Victims from burning Car
A single vehicle crashed on highway 26 with two occupants. The SUV caught fire and numerous good Samaritans stopped to help pull the people and a dog from the vehicle.

On Saturday, April 09, 2016, at about 10:50 p.m., Sheriff's deputies were called to a single vehicle crash at the intersection of Hwy. 26 and Hwy. 6 near the city of Banks. Prior to the deputies arrival several people, including

49 Homeless 17-year-old arrested in connection with the killing of Oregon Native
Friday April 8, 2016, 9:39 AM
Homeless 17-year-old arrested in connection with the killing of Oregon Native
Police said Friday they have arrested a homeless 17-year-old in connection with the killing of a University of Texas freshman this week.

Haruka Weiser, an 18-year-old dance and theater major, was last seen alive on the Austin campus Sunday night before she was reported missing the following morning. Her body was discovered near a creek on Tuesday.

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50 Murdered Oregon Native Haruka Weiser was ‘a dancer in her soul’
Friday April 8, 2016, 6:31 AM
Murdered Oregon Native Haruka Weiser was ‘a dancer in her soul’
Haruka Weiser was a theater and dance major at the University of Texas Austin. She was a graduate of a Beaverton high school for creative students.

A theater and dance freshman at the University of Texas was found dead on campus in mysterious circumstances on April 5. On April 7, a statement from the school’s president, Gregory L. Fenves, confirmed the identity of the victim as 18-year-old Haru