Grants Pass Man Murdered; Arrests Made

CANBY, Ore. — Three arrests have been made in connection to the murder of a Grants Pass man that happened on Sunday, Feb. 16. Michael A. Orren is charged with Murder and First Degree Robbery and two additional suspects, Francis Paul Weaver of Canby and Shannon Bettencourt of Portland, are also being charged with the … Continue reading »

Yreka Murder Suspect in Custody

YREKA, Ca. — A man is lodged in the Siskiyou County Jail after he was charged with the murder of Henry S. Cooper Jr. Elias Samuel Bullington, 26, of Siskiyou County was already in custody on unrelated charges, but on January 28th, the Yreka Police Department added murder charges to his record after their investigation … Continue reading »

Murder Victim Positively Identified

MEDFORD, Ore. — The District Attorney’s Office says comparing fingerprints from the body to the national FBI database led to the positive identification of Robert Haney as the victim of a September 9th murder. An autopsy was performed Wednesday on Haney, but results are not available yet. Yellow caution tape continues to block off two … Continue reading »

Murder Investigation Continues

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. — Caution tape blocks off the private driveway that leads to a property where two sets of human remains have been found. The road to this point in the investigation began on New Year’s Day. “On January 1st of this year, we received a missing person report. Family members of Robert Harry … Continue reading »

Person of Interest Named in Homicide

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Investigators with the Oregon State Police have named a person of interest in the death of a Cave Junction man. Michael McDonald, 60, was taken into custody on two felony warrants and lodged at the Josephine County Jail, but he is not facing additional charges. Tuesday night, OSP’s Criminal Investigations Division … Continue reading »

Homicide Investigation Continues

MEDFORD, Ore. —  At approximately 10 p.m. Monday night police raided a house on the 2000 block of west McAndrews Road.  However, they did not find what they were looking for according to Medford Police. Police raided the same house Monday afternoon.  According to Sargent Brent Mak of the Medford Police Department, law officials believe … Continue reading »

Murder Investigation Continues In Yreka

YREKA, Calif. — There are no shelters, no steady food donations, but still a large homeless population in Yreka. Homeless man Joseph Westergard said things have changed. “There are no resources here anymore, they’re pretty much cutting everything out,” said Westergard. No homeless could be seen camped along Yreka Creek Tuesday afternoon after Yreka Police … Continue reading »

Yreka Police Declare Another Homicide

YREKA, Calif. — The Yreka Police Department is ruling a body found near North Yreka Creek a homicide. Officials received a report of the dead body from three people in the area Tuesday. The body was found near the 1000 block of Deer Creek Way. Residents are encouraged to not go into the Yreka Creek area … Continue reading »