Help Needed to Find Burglary Suspect

SALEM, Ore. – Salem Police needs the public’s help finding the suspect in an August burglary. Police say around 3 a.m. on August 21, an unidentified white male used a rock to smash the glass entry door to the Sizzler restaurant located at 1151 Lancaster Dr. and unsuccessfully tried to take the cash register. The … Continue reading »

Resident Holds Down Intruder

EUGENE, Ore. — A man was taken to the Lane County Jail after breaking into a Santa Clara home Wednesday morning. The couple living in the home on Cherry Avenue say they never thought something like this could happen to them. They’re very vigilant about locking their doors and gates. Eugene police officers actually had … Continue reading »

Second Burglary Suspect Arrested

EUGENE, Ore. — Police say they’ve arrested a second suspect, accused of burglarizing multiple homes in Eugene and Springfield, stealing credit cards, jewelry and other items. Police arrested Jacob Sirois Thursday night after getting information online from the public. He’s facing several charges including burglary, theft and identity theft. Police say Sirois and Jonathan Bouton … Continue reading »

Police Identify Burglary Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. — Some quick thinking from two Eugene homeowners helped the Lane County Sheriff’s Office and the Eugene Police Department catch a burglary suspect in the River Road area. Police identified the suspect as 54-year-old Mark Turczynski. Police said it all started when two people came home to a burglar inside their house. The … Continue reading »

Armed Woman Stops Burglary

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — Lisa Atkin said it was a long 23 minutes after she stopped an intruder at gunpoint after he broke into her home Wednesday morning. Now she’s spreading the message about how firearm training helped her stop a burglary. Normally Atkin wouldn’t be home on a Wednesday morning. “I’m home sick from … Continue reading »

A Small Dog’s Big Bark Stops a Burglary

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene couple is calling their dog a hero after they said it chased away a home intruder. Jackie and Brian Williams said something just didn’t seem right when their small dog woke them up in the middle of the night. “Olive started barking. She was in her bed sleeping too and … Continue reading »

Man Accused of Selling Drugs Near School

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department says a man they arrested last month who they accuse of selling drugs out of his home lives across the street from an elementary school and held a job working with children. Eugene police arrested James Dupre last month. We confirmed that Dupre was working at Eugene Creative … Continue reading »

Man Burglarizes Springfield Home

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A local couple is replacing many of their belongings after falling victim to a bizarre burglary Saturday. Police say a man who is known as a transient in the area broke almost every single window at the Springfield house. He also destroyed a lot of stuff inside. Police said the couple moved … Continue reading »

Woman Arrested for Burglary

  EUGENE, Ore. — Police say they were able to stop an armed robbery on Thursday morning, thanks to an alert neighbor. A resident on Peppertree Drive in west Eugene told officers that a strange woman knocked on her door. The resident opened the door, then quickly slammed it shut when she decided that the … Continue reading »

Burglar Wakes Up Woman in Apartment

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police are urging people to lock doors and windows at night after another burglary while the person was home. The victim had more than $1,500 worth of belongings stolen while she was in her apartment Sunday morning. Police say the victim woke up to a noise in her bedroom at 3 … Continue reading »

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