2014-06-13 10:48:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Portland, OR) -- An assault suspect is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Southeast Portland. The shooting happened after Portland police received a report yesterday morning of a pedestrian who was robbed and assaulted along the Springwater Corridor. Officials say as the suspect was confronted by officers, he began swinging a crowbar at them, after which he was shot. An autopsy on the suspect is scheduled for today.