Tips sought in identifying man found in field shot dead

The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office is asking for help from the public in identifying a man found dead in a field Monday.

The medical examiner's office the man died of a gunshot wound.

The sheriff's Office said the Hispanic man had a distinctive cross with blue stones on a neck chain.

The man's body was found was found in the area of Northeast Arndt Road and Highway 551 between Wilsonville and Aurora.

A citizen called police after finding the body.

The man is in his 20s or 30s, deputies said. He is about 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 180 pounds. He was wearing an Army camo t-shirt, blue jeans and black-and-orange Nike sneakers.

Anyone with information concerning this crime is encouraged to contact the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office's confidential Tip Line -- by phone at 503-723-4949 or by using the online email form at Please reference CCSO Case # 14-21883.