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Suspect Identified In Deadly Shooting Of TriMet Passenger

PORTLAND, Ore. — Police have identified the suspect in the murder of 44-year-old Adrian Richardson.

Richardson was shot on the #14 TriMet bus during a disturbance near Southeast 26th and Hawthorne Blvd. around 5:30pm on August 8th.

The shooter ran off before police arrived.  Over this past weekend, police identified the suspect as 47-year-old Wayne Thompson.  A warrant has been signed for his arrest on charges of Murder in the Second Degree and Felon in Possession of a Firearm.

Wayne Thompson, 47.

Investigators have not said what led to the shooting.


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