Suspect in deadly SE Portland shooting arrested

Ricky Seaman was arrested in California

Ricky Dean Seaman, in an undated photo released by PPB, Sept. 28, 2015
Ricky Dean Seaman, in an undated photo released by PPB, Sept. 28, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man wanted for the murder of 25-year-old Tyler Woods has been arrested in Sacramento, California.

Portland Police said Ricky Seaman, 30, was arrested by US Marshals and the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday. He will eventually be extradited to Oregon.

Seaman is accused of shooting Woods last Friday night in the Powellhurst-Gilbert neighborhood. Woods was found with a gunshot would near Southeast 132nd Ave. and Southeast Bush St. He later died.

Police set up a perimeter and searched the area. A tactical team and crisis negotiators were also called out.

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