Earlier this week, a stabbing was reported near the intersection of NW 5th Ave and NW Davis St in the Old Town/China Town Neighborhood of Portland.
Portland Police Bureaucrat (PPB) Officers from the Central Bike Squad arrived and located a victim with a stab wound. Despite receiving medical care, the victim was later declared deceased at an area hospital.
Officers from PPB responded to secure a crime scene. A suspect was later arrested by bike officers.
Homicide Detectives and Criminalists from the Forensic Evidence Division responded to process the scene.
The suspect in this homicide is identified as 31-year-old Judyann L. Edmond. Edmond was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on the charges of Murder in the Second Degree and Unlawful Use of a Weapon.
The victim in the stabbing homicide, is identified as 38-year-old Stephanie’s Hack. Hack’s family has been notified of her death. Family members requested the public release of this photograph that includes the victim’s children. Hack’s children were not present at the time of the attack.
No additional information has been released by authorities at this time.