Jurors convict 22-year-old man in 2016 Aloha murder

HILLSBORO, Ore. — A Washington County jury has convicted a 22-year-old man of murder in the June 2016 death of a man in Aloha.

Jurors on Tuesday also found Roger Gastelum-Medina guilty of being a felon in possession of firearm.

The Washington County Sheriff's Office said 21-year-old Yusuf Sharif was walking down a street when Gastelum-Medina stopped to confront him. Gastelum-Medina then shot him with a handgun and fled.

BACKGROUND: Suspect captured, charged with murder in fatal Aloha shooting

Sentencing is scheduled for Oct. 6.

© 2017 Associated Press


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