Tigard Murder Suspect Arrested in Washington

Tigard Police

On Wednesday, April 1st, 2020, with the assistance of the Seattle Police Department, US Marshals Service and the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, Tigard Police detectives arrested 46-year-old Danielle Ann Morin for the murder of Brian Patrick Lowes.  Brian Lowes was discovered deceased in a hotel room at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Tigard on Friday, March 6th, 2020.  An autopsy later determined that Lowes died of multiple gunshot wounds and his death was classified as a homicide.

Danielle Morin was taken into custody in Mountlake Terrace, Washington, in Snohomish County before being transported to the Seattle Police Department for questioning.  Morin is currently in custody in the King County Jail in Seattle, Washington, and is awaiting extradition to Oregon.

This continues to be an active and ongoing investigation. The Tigard Police Department asks anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact the Tigard Police Department by calling the tip line at 503-718-COPS (2677) or by emailing to tips@tigard-or.gov.

Lowes’ family does not wish to speak to the media and is asking for privacy. Morin’s initial booking photo is attached. No further information can be released at this time.