Man held for stealing Portland attack victim's wedding ring

Man held for stealing Portland attack victim's wedding ringA homeless man was arrested on Friday on suspicion of stealing the wedding ring and backpack of one of two men fatally stabbed on a commuter train in Oregon last week. George Tschaggeny, 51, was wearing the wedding band of army veteran Ricky Best when he was arrested under an overpass in Portland, police spokesman Pete Simpson said in a statement. Best, 53, and Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, 23, were fatally stabbed on May 26 as they intervened to stop a man hurling racial and anti-Muslim slurs at two teenage girls, one of whom was wearing the hijab.



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