MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police serve a search warrant in Josephine County and arrest a Wolf Creek man for multiple charges.
34-year-old Sky Shipman of Wolf Creek is in the Jackson County Jail, on $60,000 bail for charges for theft and unauthorized use of a vehicle. Those charges stem from a June 3rd theft on Biddle Road at Central Equipment.
After police found the stolen Kubota utility vehicle and trailer abandoned near Shipman’s address on Leland Road in Wolf Creek. They also noticed additional criminal activity and received a search warrant from a Jackson County judge.
Tuesday, Medford Police detectives went back to Shipman’s address with help from OSP, MADGE, RADE, and Grants Pass Police. Stolen items found included one vehicle, two motorcycles, three trailers, and tools valued at $40,000. The stolen property was determined to be from several cases in the Jackson, Klamath, Josephine and Douglas counties.
Additionally, detectives located cocaine, heroin and 38 firearms, which were all seized but those charges are in the Josephine County jurisdiction, so Medford Police cannot prosecute. Additional charges in Josephine County are pending.