North Portland Fatal Hit and Run Crash – Crime Stoppers Featured Case #17-31

Crime Stoppers Featured Case #17-31 Fatal Hit and Run
Portland Police Bureau Case #17-389540

The Portland Police Bureau, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public’s help to identify the driver in a fatal hit and run crash.

On Sunday November 26, 2017, at 9:56 p.m., 24-year-old Daniel Ramsey II was attempting to cross North Fessenden Street at North Alma Avenue when he was struck and killed by a driver in a dark-colored BMW traveling at a high rate of speed eastbound on North Fessenden Street. The vehicle fled the scene eastbound on Fessenden, traveling east past the “six-points” intersection at North Columbia Way.

The suspect vehicle is described as a dark-colored, possibly black, 2000-2003 BMW 525i, unknown plate. Significant damage to the hood and windshield is expected.

The Portland Police Bureau has released a stock photograph believed to be similar to the suspect’s vehicle. Additionally, a video of the suspect’s car traveling on North Fessenden Street around the time of the crash includes two separate surveillance video clips may be viewed at

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