Suspects in Medford Shooting from Idaho

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office have confirmed the names of the suspects involved in a shooting and car chase in Medford. Wayne Pearson and Shavon Willard were apprehended in Medford on Thursday. They were originally being sought for several warrants out of Bonneville County and Jefferson County in eastern Idaho. Both suspects … Continue reading »

Officer-Involved Shooting in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore.– Several law enforcement agencies were involved in an officer involved shooting this evening. Medford Police say a 1998 Dodge truck carrying two wanted suspects from another state, was spotted around 3p.m., Thursday. Police say the suspects were believed to be armed and dangerous. Police followed the truck as they turned onto Hilton Road … Continue reading »

Child Injured in Accidental Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police say a 5-year-old child is suffering from gunshot wounds to the stomach after an accidental shooting this morning in a Medford neighborhood. Investigators say the boy found his father’s black powder pistol in an unsecured cabinet in the home while his father was asleep. His 8-year-old sister tried to take the … Continue reading »

Shooting Hospitalizes at Least One

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police are responding to a report of a shooting that has sent at least one person to the hospital. Reports of a person entering Providence Medford Medical Center with a gunshot wound came in just after 3 p.m. Police say little information is known at this time, but one victim with … Continue reading »

Shooting Leads to Standoff in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Two people are behind bars after an overnight shooting sent bullets into a north Medford home. Medford Police made the second arrest after an hour-long standoff. Police say their investigation started around 2:30 a.m. with reports of gunshots fired on Tennesse Drive, near Pacific Highway and Howard Avenue. Not long after the … Continue reading »

Investigation Leads to Standoff

MEDFORD, Ore. — A teenager is in the custody of Medford Police, accused of driving a car used in a drive-by shooting this week. 16 year old Omar Alberto Gonzalez is now in the juvenile detention center, on charges of first degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon, and reckless endangering. Police say Gonzalez was … Continue reading »