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GUNS AND DRUGS SEIZED WITH TWO ARRESTS DURING FINANCIAL CRIMES INVESTIGATION IN PORTLAND, OREGON

PORTLAND, OR - On Wednesday, November 8, 2023, Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) Detectives Unit, Special Investigations Unit (SIU) and the U.S. Marshals Service served a search warrant at a residence in Northeast Portland related to a financial crimes investigation.

During the search, commercial quantities of Cocaine and Fentanyl and two firearms were seized.

Paul Hall, 44-year-old was arrested and booked on:

  • One count of Possession of Weapon (firearm) by a Felon

James Hartley, 46-year-old was arrested and booked on;

  • 12 counts of Aggravated Identity Theft
  • 11 counts of Aggravated Theft in the First Degree
  • 4 counts of Theft in the First Degree
  • Single counts of Laundering a Monetary Instrument
  • Unlawful Delivery of Cocaine (attempted)
  • Unlawful Delivery of Schedule II Controlled Substance (Fentanyl)
  • Possession of Weapon (firearm) by a Felon

The investigation, led by MCSO’s Detectives Unit, is ongoing.

 

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