Murder victim identified

Police are continuing to investigate a homicide after a man was found dead underneath the Chambers overpass.

Posted: Oct 22, 2017 1:06 PM
Updated: Oct 22, 2017 1:06 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- Police are asking for help in a homicide investigation after a 50-year-old man was found dead.

Officers with the Eugene Police Department were called out to the Chambers overpass after someone reported that a body was found underneath.

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Christopher Anthony Stanghellini, 50, was found dead when officers arrived. They said it appeared Stanghellini was a victim of a homicide.

Stanghellini was known to frequent the Eugene Mission, The Dining Room, and the Eugene Library, according to police. They said he also went by the name Christopher Anthony Yingling.

Police are asking anyone with information about his death or his whereabouts prior to his death to call police at 541-682-5162.

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