Man, 38, arrested in SE Portland homicide, police say

A 38-year-old man was arrested Thursday in connection with a Southeast Portland homicide this week that left a bloody crime scene outside a second-floor apartment.

Michael Shipley 

Michael Allen Shipley faces a murder accusation after he was booked into a Multnomah County jail, and he also had two outstanding warrants, police said in a brief news release.

The arrest was made at Southeast 92nd Avenue and Division Street by the U.S. Marshals Oregon Fugitive Task Force, Portland police spokesman Sgt. Pete Simpson later said.

Officers responded Tuesday night to reports of a disturbance and fight in the complex at Southeast 99th Avenue just north of Holgate Boulevard. Witnesses told The Oregonian/OregonLive they heard an outdoor fight before the stabbing on the second-floor landing.

Brian Elliot Bruns

Brian Elliot Bruns died at the scene. The state medical examiner determined he died of

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