West Linn Police Arrest Husband After Wife’s Body Found in Apartment

West Linn police have opened a homicide investigation into the death of a 45-year-old woman discovered in the Cascade Summit Apartment complex on Tuesday (20 June), according to police.

The West Linn Police Department reported that a spouse was taken into custody Tuesday night after officers discovered his wife dead inside their apartment.

Tuesday at approximately 9:41 p.m., police made contact with 60-year-old Richard Slezak at a fueling station. Slezak told officers he had an argument with his wife and believed she was possibly dead. He then provided information that lead officers to the apartment where the woman’s body was discovered.

West Linn Police Arrest Husband After Wife's Body Found in Apartment
West Linn Police Arrest Husband After Wife’s Body Found in Apartment

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Based on the information the individual provided, officers responded to the Cascade Summit Apartment Homes on Horizon Drive in West Linn, where they discovered Jessica Slezak, age 42, dead in her apartment.

According to the police, she was stabbed multiple times. She was also known as Jessica Kiddoo, according to police. Richard Slezak was arrested and transported to the Clackamas County Jail. He faces second-degree homicide charges.

The West Linn police stated that they do not believe there is any public danger. The investigation is still active. The Clackamas County Major Crimes Team and District Attorney’s Office are aiding West Linn police.

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