Police: Portland woman dies from assault injuries; boyfriend arrested

PORTLAND, Ore. – A 29-year-old Portland woman died Tuesday morning from injuries she suffered during an attack by her boyfriend over the weekend, according to police.

Shay Martinez, of Portland, arrived at Mount Hood Medical Center late Sunday night with traumatic injuries. Due to the severity of her injuries, she was taken to Emanuel Hospital. She died Tuesday morning.

Martinez's family has set up a GoFundMe account

After Martinez checked in at the hospital, Gresham police opened an investigation into how she suffered her injuries. During the course of the investigation, they arrested 30-year-old Jose Funes, of Gresham, for first-degree domestic assault.

Police said the Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office can file additional or updated charges against Funes.

Anyone who was with Martinez or Funes on Saturday or Sunday is asked to contact investigators at 503-618-2719.

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