Breauna White

Breauna White (Courtesy: Portland Police Bureau)

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – The Portland Police Bureau has identified the victim in Wednesday’s homicide in the St. Johns neighborhood.

Police identified the victim as 30-year-old Breauna White. The medical examiner concluded she died of gunshot wounds and ruled the death a homicide.

Police have not released any suspect information.

PPB said White's death is the 28th homicide of 2021 in Portland.

On Friday morning, TriMet said White was one of their employees

The agency released the following statement: 

"We're shocked and devastated. Bre White was a colleague and a friend. A public servant who was committed to her riders, and who approached her job with kindness and care. Our hearts go out to her family." 

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(3) comments

Merlin

Any comment from BLM?

Worst PDX Mayor Ever

Why would the Bureau of Land Management need to comment on this case?

RetDOD

Good to have a police force that can investigate this so the family, and readership can all understand what happened, and what can be done to prevent it from happening to anyone.

Keep those police lines open for calls to come in.

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