Hunting Accident Leads to Death

[UPDATE  10-31 (10:00 a.m.)]: The victim of the fatal hunting accident that occurred yesterday is 20 year old Rachel Frerichs of Roseburg. Rachel was hunting with her father, 49 year old Don Frerichs, also of Roseburg, when she was fatally shot. The Douglas County Major Crimes Team is continuing their investigation into the incident. – – MYRTLE … Continue reading »

Shooting Investigation in West Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police are currently investigating a possible shooting around 8:38 p.m. Thursday night. Several witnesses in the area of Main Street and Western Avenue reported that two to three vehicles were involved in a verbal altercation in which 2-4 rounds were fired, according to police. Police said all the vehicles fled the … Continue reading »

Injured Deputy Home From Hospital

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — On Wednesday, August 27th, Klamath County Deputy Jason Weber was shot twice while making a traffic stop. He’s since been released from a Portland area hospital and is now recovering at home. To get to this point, Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah said it took a heroic effort from some community … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Yard Sale Shooting

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield man is in custody for allegedly shooting a man this weekend during a yard sale. Investigators say Phillip Bregg shot another man with a 22-caliber rifle, around 4 p.m. Sunday. Police believe the victim went to the yard sale near 41st Avenue and A Street and witnessed a domestic dispute between … Continue reading »

Neighbor Helps Injured Sheriff’s Deputy

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. –  When Deputy Jason Weber was shot down on Bisbee Street on Wednesday morning, Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah quickly rushed to the scene. “I saw a citizen out there with a towel, wrapped around him. I don’t even know what the guys name was. I know where he lives and I’m going to … Continue reading »

Witnesses Shaken by Deputy Shooting

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Several law enforcement agencies are looking for the man who shot one of their own on a street outside Klamath Falls. They have a person of interest but aren’t calling a him suspect. Law enforcement officials say the incident happened just before noon on Wednesday, after the deputy pulled over a vehicle for … Continue reading »

Klamath Officer Shot; Suspect At Large

[UPDATE 3:15 PM] The Klamath County Sheriff’s Deputy is in stable but critical condition and is being airlifted to Oregon Health and Science University in Portland for treatment. Mazama High School, Triad School, Peterson Elementary and Orson Stearns School are all out of lock down procedures. Teachers and staff are safe. KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — … Continue reading »

New Details in Coos Bay Shooting

COOS BAY, Ore. — New details have emerged in regards to the shooting that left a Michigan man dead at an Oregon beach. Officials in Coos Bay say that David Jesse Hortman was killed earlier this week when Zachary Levi Brimhall fired more than 15 rounds from 100 yards away at Hortman’s car. Police say … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Shots Fired in Air

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ashland Police are investigating a report of shots fired in the area of Quincy Street between Wightman and California Streets. Police report several rounds were fired from a handgun at around 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Multiple witnesses told police that the rounds were not aimed at anyone or any structure, but were … Continue reading »

Woman in Custody for Homicide in Bly

BLY, Ore. — A woman is behind bars for homicide in Klamath County. The Klamath County Sheriff’s office and Oregon State Police responded to a shooting on Monday on Prostman St. in Bly, Ore. Officers discovered Blake Anthony Brazeal dead at the scene. The Klamath County Major Crime team has been activated and the investigation … Continue reading »

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