Apparent Murder-Suicide Investigated at Medford Home

A welfare check turned into a crime scene.

Posted: Tue Jan 02 18:15:17 PST 2018
Updated: Tue Jan 02 18:15:17 PST 2018

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murder murder s sionan says, "this crime scene tape is still blocking off traffic from crater lake avenue into parts of covina avenue which is where police found two bodies inside this home this morning." rebecca says, "unfortunately our neighbors here had quite a volatile relationship." according to medford police, detectives think 51 year old eric hilsenburg shot his ex-girlfriend 50 year old charmain crunk. before turning the gun on himself. rebecca lives next door with her four kids. she tells me eric used to talk with her about his ex. rebecca says, "he would come over and complain that she was out to get him and that she was cheating on him and all sorts of just really alarming things and he thought he was dying or she was going to kill him. it's frightening and shocking to say the very least, we have four children here, you know you start thinking back to how much contact have we had with that neighbor and have should we have been more cautious." medford police say the two lived together at this home. detectives say crunk and hilsenberg had been involved in a twelve year relationship that ended last march. sionan says, "medford police have been blocking off this home with red tape here on covina avenue for a few hours now and you can see over here it's been also blocked off with yellow tape so no one can come in to crater lake avenue. in medford, sionan barrett, newswatch12." [a19] to vo we'll keep you updated on this story. head to our website,, for more information
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