Attempted Kidnapping in White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is responding to an attempted kidnapping in White City. Early reports said it happened on Avenue G, when a Hispanic male allegedly tried to abduct a 12 year-old victim. The suspect is described as 40 to 50 years old, 5′ 8″ tall, possibly wearing an orange shirt, black … Continue reading »

Grand Jury Drops Child Kidnapping Charge

MEDFORD, Ore. — A man arrested for an attempted kidnapping is now only facing harassment charges. Police arrested 47-year-old Robert Jones last Monday. They say he tried to take a 5-year-old boy who was walking with his mother on Grape Street in Medford. When Newswatch 12 spoke to the mother exclusively, she said Jones tried … Continue reading »

Grants Pass Attempted Kidnapping

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Grants Pass police responded to an attempted kidnapping Monday afternoon in the Northeastern section of town. The father of a nine year old boy called the incident in after his son got off his school bus and a man reportedly pointed a semi-automatic hand gun in the child’s face, demanding he … Continue reading »