The Portland Police Bureau, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public’s help to locate 18-year-old Leonard Edwards, wanted for murder in connection with the August 2021 homicide of Johnny Polanco.
On August 20, 2021, 30-year-old Johnny Polanco was shot and killed in the parking lot of a local convenience store at Southeast 92nd Avenue and Southeast Holgate Street. Portland Police Bureau Homicide Detectives conducted an investigation and identified the suspect in the homicide as 18-year-old Leonard Lonell Edwards of Portland.
Investigators believe that Edwards knows he is wanted and is actively avoiding capture.
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