Teen slain in Gresham, 4 arrested for murder

Jose Ricardo Morales was 17

Jose Ricardo Morales, 17, was found shot to death in the area around SE 187th and Stark, July 29, 2017. Four people were arrested (KOIN)
Jose Ricardo Morales, 17, was found shot to death in the area around SE 187th and Stark, July 29, 2017. Four people were arrested (KOIN)

GRESHAM, Ore. (KOIN) — A teenager was shot to death late Saturday night in Gresham and 4 young men are in custody facing murder charges.

Jose Ricardo Morales, 17, was already dead when police arrived in the area around SE 187th and Stark around 10:40 p.m. Investigators arrived, contacted the 4 suspects and took them into custody without incident.

Isai Guzman-Ramirez, 20, of Portland was arrested. The others are all minors: a 15-year-old from Wood Village, and Troutdale brothers who are 16 and 17. Gresham police said all face murder charges.

The Major Crimes Unit is investigating and anyone with information is asked to call Gresham Police at 503.618.2719.