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OSP investigating after motorcyclist shot along Highway 101 near Langlois

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OSP investigating after motorcyclist shot along Highway 101 near Langlois

LANGLOIS, Ore. — Oregon State Police is looking for information after a motorcycle rider was shot by the occupants of another vehicle along Highway 101 south of Langlois on Sunday.

The shooting happened shortly after 6 p.m. just over a mile south of the Langlois community, OSP said. Both the motorcycle and the suspect vehicle were heading southbound at the time, and the agency indicated that the suspect was passing at the time of the shooting.

The suspect vehicle is described as a four-door hatchback, possibly a Volkswagen. Inside were at least two people — a man and a woman, both believed to be in their 20s or 30s. The man is described as tall and thin with short dark hair and a dark complexion. The woman is described as white with short hair, sporting pink or purple highlights.

In an initial statement, OSP did not give any information about the condition of the victim.

OSP has asked that anyone with information regarding this shooting or any information regarding the suspect vehicle to contact the Oregon State Police Southern Command Center at 1-800-442-2068 or *OSP and refer to Case #: SP21-268655.