Medford SWAT Stand-off Arrest

Molia,ThomasMEDFORD, Ore. — 27 year old Thomas Molia is being held in the Jackson County Jail on more than $1,000,000 bail.

He faces charges of assaulting and menacing his roommate this morning in Medford.

The 29 year old victim is out of the hospital after being treated for a broken elbow, broken fingers, and a head wound that required staples.

Police say Molia kicked and punched the victim and beat him with a wooden rod from a closet, and an “airsoft” BB pistol.

Medford SWAT responded to the apartment where both men lived.