Coos County Murder Suspect Arrested

Police InvestigationNEAR BANDON, Ore. — A nearly three-day search has turned up a suspect in the case of a beating death.

Coos County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 40-year-old Coy Smith on Sunday. The Bandon man is accused of beating 42-year-old Willian Drews to death.

The two men reportedly had a fight outside of a home near Bandon on Thursday.