Fleeing suspect rescued after jumping into Willamette River

Robert Tudorache

A Portland man was rescued from the Willamette River after allegedly threatening someone in Keizer Rapids Park with a handgun and then jumping into the river as he tried to flee police.

Officers from the Keizer Police Department (KPD) were summoned to the park about 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, on a report of a man threatening . . .

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