Oregon State Police investigators have identified the man who aggressively attacked April 2nd against officers by threatening them with a knife. The OSP stated in their investigation that David Xanatos, 40, of Payette, Idaho, clutching a knife, lunged at one of the officers who opened fire. Xanatos fell to the sidewalk badly wounded. He was rushed to North Lincoln Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
The officers involved in the shooting are on administrative leave pending the outcome of the OSP investigation.