Schroeder To Enter Early Release Program

MEDFORD, Ore. — A Medford woman who plead guilty to charges related to a fatal car crash could end up serving just half of her prison sentence because of certain prison programs. In July, Leta Schroeder injured multiple people and killed one person in a car crash on Riverside Avenue. As NewsWatch12 first reported on … Continue reading »

Leta Schroeder Enters Guilty Plea

MEDFORD, Ore. — Leta Schroeder was scheduled for a plea change Thursday in Jackson County Court. The District Attorney’s Office announced Schroeder entered a guilty plea to criminally negligent homicide and four counts of failure to perform duties of a driver in regards to an injured person. Schroeder was sentenced to 46 months in the … Continue reading »

Hit-and-Run Suspect Charged with DUII

By Steven Sandberg MEDFORD, Ore. — The suspect in last week’s fatal hit-and-run crash in Medford has now been charged with driving under the influence when it happened. That new charge has been handed down by a Jackson County grand jury. Police say last week, 34-year-old Leta Schroeder of Central Point caused a fatal accident … Continue reading »