Javier Omar Solis

Javier Solis, jail booking photo. 

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Police on Sunday arrested a man in connection with a deadly shooting that occurred at a restaurant and bar in southeast Portland in February. 

At about 10:40 a.m., detectives arrested 35-year-old Javier Omar Solis, who was wanted for murder in the death of Charles E. Gaines on Feb. 18.

Police say Solis was located by the U.S. Marshals Service in a hotel in the 11700 block of Northeast Sandy Boulevard. 

Detectives were also assisted by the Portland Police Bureau’s Special Emergency Reaction Team (SERT), Crisis Negotiation Team (CNT) and a K-9 unit.

Solis was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on charges of murder and unlawful use of a weapon.

Anyone who has information about this case is asked to contact Detective Brad Clifton at (503) 823-0696 or at brad.clifton@portlandoregon.gov.

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Lawlessness Brings Destruction

Obama DREAMER? DACA recipient? ICE hold? Cartel operative? Gangbanger?
Generic illegal alien? I wish the whole story could be told. If the Republicans owned this incident, there would coverage highlighting that 24/7.

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