Wash. Man Crashes; Kills 7-Year-Old

HERMISTON, Ore. — A 29-year-old Washington man is in custody following Wednesday night’s fatal traffic crash in Hermiston that killed a 7-year-old girl and left her mother with critical injuries. Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into what happened. According to Sergeant Seth Cooney, at about 8:30 P.M. Wednesday a 2010 Kia Soul … Continue reading »

Man Fires Shots is Arrested

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Jeremy Joulsohn, 32, of Grants Pass was arrested by Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers Monday night after he allegedly assaulted one man, pointed a rifle at his wife, and then fired multiple shots east of Grants Pass. Three OSP troopers responded to shots fired at about 8:30 p.m. in the 4600 … Continue reading »

Police Find Marijuana Hidden in Gun Safe

NEAR LAKEVIEW, Ore. — More than a hundred pounds of marijuana are off Southern Oregon streets after a drug bust Wednesday. It happened around 1 p.m. on Highway 140 near Lakeview. Oregon State Police say Paul Houfek was speeding. Oregon State Police say when troopers pulled him over, they found approximately 117 lbs of marijuana … Continue reading »

Name of the Man Who Died Mid-Burglary

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The man who stopped breathing and died during a burglary early Tuesday morning has been identified as Jasen Robert Lewis, 33, of Grants Pass. According to Oregon State Police, Lewis was wanted on outstanding arrest warrants, including a felony warrant for Fail to Appear – Dangerous Drugs issued out of Josephine … Continue reading »

Burglary Turns Into Death Investigation

  GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Behind the caution tape outside at Innovative Woodworx LLC, Oregon State Police are gathering evidence on how an attempted burglary turned into a death investigation. “It was a burglary in progress that got interrupted. At some point before officers could respond, the suspect that was inside had some sort of … Continue reading »

Marijuana Arrest on I-5 Near Medford

NEAR MEDFORD, Ore. — Oregon State Police say traffic stop on I-5 near Medford lead to the arrest of two Seattle residents and the seizure of 44 lbs of marijuana. Police say on Friday night, an OSP trooper stopped a 2001 Volkswagen Jetta displaying Washington license plates northbound on Interstate 5 near milepost 31 for … Continue reading »

Fatal Traffic Crash Near Chiloquin

NEAR CHILOQUIN, Ore. — Oregon State Police is continuing to investigate the cause of an early Thursday morning single vehicle fatal traffic crash along Highway 97 near Chiloquin in Klamath County, which claimed the life an elderly man. At around 9 a.m., OSP troopers and local emergency responders were dispatched to a report of an … Continue reading »

Extra State Patrols for New Year’s Eve

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Following a safe Christmas holiday on the roads, Oregon State Police will have extra patrols on hand to catch drunk drivers Tuesday night. OSP said New Year’s Eve is typically one of their busiest nights of the year. Last year, about 40 percent of OSP’s drunk driving arrests happened after midnight … Continue reading »

Man and Dog Safe After Crash Into Lake

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A commercial truck driver and his dog are safe after his truck traveled off Highway 140 W, about six miles west of Klamath Falls, and went into the ice-covered Upper Klamath Lake Tuesday morning. Oregon State Police are still investigating the crash and the Oregon Department of Transportation is working on … Continue reading »

Family of Fatal Crash Victim Speaks Out

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — A driver responsible for hitting and killing two Josephine County men is still on the run. Back in October, a driver hit Jared Houston and his friend, killing both of them. Houston’s mother says there doesn’t seem to be any movement in the case and she says OSP admits their resources … Continue reading »

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