FORMER PORTLAND STATE FOOTBALL PLAYER CHARGED WITH MURDER OF FELLOW STUDENT

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U.S. NEWS: PORTLAND, OR

Cover Photo Courtesy: Oregon Live

Portland Police said a former Portland State University football player, was charged with murder in the shooting death of fellow classmate, 19-year old, Amara Markule. A report from NBC NEWS said Markule’s body was discovered by police on Monday, near the Oregon University Campus.

19-YEAR OLD AMARA MARKULE/COURTESY: OREGON LIVE

20-year old Keenan Harpole turned himself in to police later on the same day, according to the report. Harpole is charged with 2nd degree homicide and unlawful use of a weapon. He is reportedly being held at Multnomah County Detention Center with no bail. Harpole entered a “not guilty” plea in court on Tuesday morning.

Keenan Harpole/Courtesy: NBC NEWS

The only information that has been released about Markule’s death was that “an autopsy determined that she died from gunshot wounds”, and that her death was ruled a homicide.

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