UPDATED: Death investigation underway near Government Camp

News Release from: Clackamas Co. Sheriff's Office
Posted: Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, 1:41 p.m. Updated: Friday, Nov. 22, 4:30 p.m.

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UPDATE (Friday, November 22, 2013, 4:30 p.m.): Death ruled accidental

On November 22, 2013 crime scene investigators entered the cabin where 39-year-old Russell Martin Klyce was found deceased yesterday. After an extensive investigation, detectives from the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office determined the death to be accidental in nature and closed the case.

This decision was made once the scene was processed and after consulting with the Medical Examiner's Office.

EARLIER (Thursday, Nov. 21)

This morning (Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013) at 11:06 a.m., Clackamas County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the report of a death at a house near Government Camp on Mt. Hood.

Deputies arrived and confirmed the person was deceased. At this time, the death has been deemed suspicious.

Detectives from the Sheriff's Office Homicide and Violence Crimes Unit (HVCU) and personnel from the Clackamas County Medical Examiner's Office are en route to the scene.

There is no further information available at this time.



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Contact Info:
Robert Wurpes, Sergeant
Office of Public Information
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office

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