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Police: Man accused of killing his uncle in NE Portland

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland police arrested a 22-year-old man they say killed his uncle last week. 

Matthew Galen Bigboy was arrested on Sunday afternoon at his home on the 8300 block of North Fowler Avenue in connection with the death of his uncle.

Police say Eugene Bigboy, 61, was found dead at his home on the 5800 block of Northeast Commons Way on March 10.

Detectives said Eugene Bigboy was in poor health and had several medical issues. Inside his home, police say, they didn't find any signs of a crime.

However, after an autopsy conducted by the medical examiner, it was concluded that Eugene Bigboy died of homicidal violence.

After further investigation, police arrested Matthew Bigboy and booked him into the Multnomah County Jail on murder charges.

Anyone who may have any information about this homicide is asked to contact Detective Anthony Merrill at 503-823-4033.

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