Houseless Male Assaulted During Demonstrations

Portland Police Bureau

In the evening hours of May 30, 2020, near the 200 Block of Northwest Everett Street, a victim who is believed to be suffering from houselessness was assaulted by a subject during the nightly demonstrations. The incident was reported to the Portland Police Bureau by various partners who work with the unsheltered community.

The subject is described as a white male wearing a black hoodie with a red bandana face covering (photo). Another subject, who is believed to have intervened in the altercation, is described as a white male wearing a blue sweatshirt (photo).

Detectives are requesting anyone with information regarding these subjects or incident to please contact the Detective Division at (503)823-0400.

The Portland Police Bureau is extremely thankful for various community partners and community member's tips as they are essential in solving crimes.

We recognize how these recent violent events in downtown Portland have impacted the safety and well-being of our most vulnerable community. We are committed to working with partner agencies in addressing the needs of the unsheltered community members.

Anyone with information about individuals who committed criminal activity at any event is asked to share that information with the Portland Police Bureau. Information can be sent via email to

For persons requiring anonymity, information may be submitted to Crime Stoppers of Oregon. 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. Tipsters can remain anonymous.