Lubbers Testifies In Murder Case

YREKA, Calif. — A Medford woman tells a crowded courtroom how she helped cover up a murder. On Thursday, the Siskiyou County Court had Amber Lubbers and Patricia MacCallum on the schedule for a preliminary hearing in the murder of Patricia’s husband Christopher MacCallum. Instead, Lubbers agreed to take a lesser charge in exchange for … Continue reading »

New Testimony In MacCallum Murder Case

YREKA, Calif. — Thursday, Amber Lubbers of Medford told attorneys how she helped Patricia MacCallum cover up her husband’s murder. It was supposed to be a preliminary hearing, with Amber Lubbers as a defendant for the murder of Christopher MacCallum back in November of 2012. Thursday morning, the Siskiyou County District Attorney finished negotiations with … Continue reading »

Patricia MacCallum Pleads Not Guilty

YREKA, Calif. — Patricia MacCallum entered not guilty pleas for all charges against her. Patricia MacCallum is accused of the pre-meditated murder of her husband Michael MacCallum, whose body was found in the Applegate Creek area in November. She has had her arraignment rescheduled twice already. She is being held in the Siskiyou County Jail … Continue reading »

Murder Hearing For Patricia MacCallum

YREKA, Calif. — The woman accused of murdering her husband near the Applegate Creek area is expected to be in court on Tuesday. Patricia MacCallum is accused of shooting her husband Michael MacCallum with the help of her step sister, Amber Lubbers. Both women were arrested in Jackson County on December 7th and were later … Continue reading »

Murder Suspect To Be Extradited

MEDFORD, Ore. – A Medford woman is set to for extradition to California in connection with the murder of her husband. Patricia MacCallum appeared by video on Monday in a Jackson County Courtroom and gave consent for extradition to Siskiyou County, that is where the body of 34-year-old Michael MacCallum was found on November 20th. … Continue reading »

Murder Suspects In Court

MEDFORD, Ore. — The two women arrested for the murder of 34-year-old Michael Christopher MacCallum appeared in court on Monday. The victim’s wife, Tricia, and her step-sister, Amber Lubbers, faced extradition to California. More than half a dozen family members were in an emotional court room Monday afternoon as both MacCallum and Lubbers faced extradition … Continue reading »

Update On MacCallum Murder Investigation

NEAR APPLEGATE LAKE, Calif. – A cause of death has now been confirmed in the murder of Michael Christopher MacCallum. The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office is now saying MacCallum died of a gunshot wound. Investigators in Siskiyou County say they uncovered what they are calling a promising find of evidence in Tuesday’s search of the … Continue reading »

Siskiyou County Investigates Murder

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. — On Tuesday, the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office continued gathering evidence in their homicide investigation of Michael Christopher MacCallum. The investigation continues into the murder of Medford cab driver Michael Christopher MacCallum. The Siskiyou County search and rescue team joined Sheriff’s officials as they revisited the campsite where the murder victim was … Continue reading »

Murder Investigation Continues

MEDFORD, Ore. – The wife of a man found murdered while on a camping trip for his birthday earlier this month reflects on her memories of their final days together. The investigation is being treated as a homicide and the Siskiyou County Sheriff thinks they’re on the right track. The wife of Michael Christopher MacCallum … Continue reading »

Medford Man’s Murder Under Investigation

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police believe the missing Medford man found at the base of a steep cliff in the Applegate Creek area was murdered. The man has been identified as Michael Christopher MacCallum. Siskiyou County detectives were interviewing people late into the evening on Friday who knew MacCallum. MacCallum’s wife reported him missing last Monday … Continue reading »