Arrest made in death of man seen staggering in SE Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police have made an arrest in the death of a man who was seen staggering around a neighborhood in outer southeast Portland.
Sgt. Chris Burley says the man was unconscious when officers arrived Dec. 28. The victim — 35-year-old Jonathan D. Lehman — was taken to a hospital by ambulance and later died from his injuries. The medical examiner said he died from homicidal violence.
Burley said Monday that officers arrested 42-year-old Alphonzo Johnson. He’s charged with assault, manslaughter and a probation violation.