Man found dead in Portland hotel room

Photo courtesy Portland Police

PORTLAND, Ore. (NWNN) – A man has been found dead in a hotel room in North Portland.

Police say they responded on Monday afternoon to the Super Value Inn at 5205 North Interstate Avenue. Staff at the location say they found a man dead in one of the rooms.

Officials say that once police got to the scene they confirmed that a man in his 50’s was dead. They also noted that circumstances in the room were suspicious.

Police called homicide detectives along with additional resources to investigate the death.

The Medical Examiner will conduct an autopsy on Tuesday to determine the cause and manner of death as well as confirm his identity.

Anyone with information about this death should contact Portland Police.