Police Officers Confirm Homicide

homicideMEDFORD, Ore. — Police officers have confirmed the death of 38-year old Maria Rodriguez who was stabbed at an apartment complex late Sunday night in Medford at 1990 Table Rock Road.

Police say the incident happened outside of an apartment building on the complex property. Police say it happened at 8:34 p.m.

Oregon State Police, Ashland Police Department, Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, Central Point Police Department and Medford Police Department are all working together on the case. Officials say the Major Assault Death Investigation Unit is now in charge.

Officers are still searching for the suspect at this time. Police describe the suspect as a 5’7 Hispanic male in his 30’s about 180 pounds wearing a blue shirt.