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Police Cold Case #94-59633
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Case #94-59633

On June 29, 1994, at about 7 a.m., Douglas Broadnax was found lying on the ground deceased near the 4100 block of N Albina Avenue. He had been shot to death.

Mr. Broadnax, a 36-year-old African-American man, was known to often try to sell various items in the neighborhood and had a record for theft and use of drugs.

Witnesses reported hearing gunshots in the area from approximately 1:30 am to 2:00 am the same morning. A nearby resident reported seeing Mr. Broadnax on the curb at approximately 2:30, but did not realize that he was deceased.

Witnesses may contact Cold Case Homicide Unit investigators directly at (503) 823-0400. To remain anonymous, witnesses may provide information through Crime Stoppers of Oregon.

Crime Stoppers of Oregon offers cash rewards for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in any unsolved felony crime and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Information about this case or any unsolved felony crime may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,500.

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