2nd Mistrial in Medford Murder Trial

MEDFORD, Ore. — For the second time, the trial of a Medford man accused of killing his girlfriend has been declared a mistrial. The second trial against Jose Valencia-Gaona started in a Jackson County courtroom on Monday.  Valencia-Gaona charged with murdering 38-year-old Maria Rodriguez outside her apartment in  October of 2013. According to the Jackson County District Attorney’s … Continue reading »

Witnesses Describe Fatal Attack

MEDFORD, Ore. – On the first day of a Medford man’s murder trial, witnesses described the attack of Maria Rodriguez, who was stabbed several times and killed outside her Medford apartment in September 2013. Jose Valencia-Gaona is charged with her murder. He was arrested three days after the attack. Neighbors who lived next to Rodriguez … Continue reading »