Police ID dead body found on Les Schwab Amphitheater stage

Bend Police have identified the body found on the stage at the Les Schwab Amphitheater as 49-year-old Damon H. Roberson, a Bend transient.

On November  23, police responded to check the welfare of a male who was on the stage at the amphitheater in Bend’s Old Mill District.  Bend Fire and Rescue arrived and attempted lifesaving efforts, however it was determined the man was dead.

Police Lt. Juli McConkey said in reviewing video surveillance cameras in and around the Les Schwab Amphitheater, Roberson’s death is determined to be accidental and no foul play is suspected.

Bend Police worked closely with the Old Mill, who was able to quickly access the video surveillance to assist with our investigation.


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