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Murder suspect arrested

by: PORTLAND POLICE BUREAU - Recent photo of Gary Alan LewisMurder suspect Gary Alan Lewis was arrested Thursday evening in Northeast Portland.

Lewis, 61, is accused of killing his tenant, Renee Suzanne Sandidge-Crowell, 59. Her body was found at Lewis' Northeast Portland home.

According to police, at 7:57 p.m. on June 12, an alert community member spotted a person he believed to be Lewis walking in Northeast Portland's Roseway neighborhood and called 9-1-1. Numerous officers arrived in the area, located Lewis and took him into custody.

The Portland Police Bureau would like to thank the alert community member, who wishes to remain anonymous.