Forest Grove, Ore. – On April 19, 2018 Forest Grove Detectives with the assistance of the Washington County Major Crimes Team, Washington County Tactical Negotiations Team, Oregon State Police, and the Hillsboro Police Department executed a search warrant in the 100 Block of SE 26th Avenue, in Hillsboro.

Subsequent to the search warrant service, detectives arrested Kamen Richard Baer, age 38, for the murder of Cynthia Lou Belton. Baer, a transient, was lodged at the Washington County Jail.

No further information will be released as this is still an open police investigation.