GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Detectives with Oregon State Police are searching for the suspect in a fatal shooting that happened west of Grants Pass last Wednesday.
The agency first released initial details about the investigation on Thursday morning, saying that it did not believe there was an ongoing threat to the community. OSP later identified the victim as 55-year-old Theodore Homer Robison of Josephine County.
Officers responded to the area of Pinecrest Drive and Tiffany Way around 4 p.m. on Wednesday to investigate a reported shooting. According to OSP, Robison had been shot several times.
Now the agency has identified a suspect in the killing as 56-year-old Bret Alan Hagenno. He is believed to be armed and dangerous.
Hagenno is described as six-foot tall, about 250 pounds, and balding. He may or may not have a beard and is known to frequent Josephine and Jackson Counties.
OSP Major Crimes Section Detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating Hagenno, now wanted for Murder II in Josephine County. If anyone has seen Hagenno or knows his whereabouts, they are asked to contact the OSP Southern Command Center at 541-664-4600 and reference case SP-20-173329.
Because Hagenno may be dangerous, police advised not to contact him directly and call 911 immediately if he is spotted.