TIGARD, Oregon - UPDATE: Tigard Police Detectives and Washington County's Major Crimes Team continue investigating a suspicious death reported last Friday, March 6, 2020 by the staff of Embassy Suites Hotel, located at 9000 SW Washington Square Road. A man checked into the hotel earlier on March 6th and was not seen again until staff discovered him deceased in his room.
The deceased man has been identified as 61-year-old Brian Lowes of Nehalem, Oregon. The Oregon State Medical Examiner has classified the manner of death as a homicide.
This is still an active investigation. The Tigard Police Department asks that anyone who may have seen or heard anything out of the ordinary on Friday afternoon contact the Tigard Police Department by calling the tip line at 503-718-COPS (2677), or by emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org.