Police Explore Leads on Attempted Kidnap

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass detectives are ruling out a suspect in Medford who was arrested for an attempted kidnapping. Last Monday, 47 year-old Robert Jones was arrested for an attempted abduction of a 5-year-old boy on Grape Street in Medford. A grand jury dropped the kidnapping charge on Thursday. Medford Police say Jones’ car was similar to … Continue reading »

Grand Jury Drops Child Kidnapping Charge

MEDFORD, Ore. — A man arrested for an attempted kidnapping is now only facing harassment charges. Police arrested 47-year-old Robert Jones last Monday. They say he tried to take a 5-year-old boy who was walking with his mother on Grape Street in Medford. When Newswatch 12 spoke to the mother exclusively, she said Jones tried … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Attempted Child Kidnap

MEDFORD, Ore. — In less than a week, two children in southern Oregon are almost kidnapped by strangers. A man is in custody for one attempted kidnapping  but the investigation is not over. Detectives are considering the possibility that the incident in Medford is connected to the incident last Wednesday in Grants Pass. The mother in … Continue reading »