Crime Stoppers Featured Case #14-44 Double Homicide



Crime Stoppers Featured Case #14-44
Portland Police Bureau Case #14-89738
October 31, 2014

Ephrem Couple
Victims Helen & Jerry Ephrem

Portland Police Bureau Homicide detectives, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, are asking for the public’s help to solve a double homicide that occurred in Northeast Portland’s Hazelwood Neighborhood.

On Thursday October 30, 2014, at 12:32 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to a residence in the 600 block of Northeast 114th Avenue on the report of a possible deceased person inside the home.

Officers and medical personnel arrived and made entry into the residence where they found 65-year-old Jerry Ephrem and his wife, 65-year-old Helen Ephrem, deceased due to homicidal violence. Detectives are not releasing the cause and manner of death at this time.

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