Victim of Death Investigation Identified

UPDATE: EUGENE, Ore. — We now know the name of the 27-year-old man who was found dead in the backyard of a Eugene home Saturday morning. Tyler Wayne Alexander, of Springfield, was found at a home on the 11-hundred block of Woodside Drive after Eugene police and fire crews responded to calls about a fire … Continue reading »

Police Investigating Death In Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Police found the body of a 27-year-old man in the backyard of a house on the 1100 block of Woodside Drive. Officers say the man didn’t live in the house but they won’t release who he is or what they think happened. All the unknowns combined with this Saturday morning’s hectic scene … Continue reading »

Body Found Near Fern Ridge Trail

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police are investigating a body found near a West Eugene bike trail. Police got a call that a pedestrian had found the body around 1:30 Sunday afternoon after hearing a dog barking near some brush. The body was found in an area by the Datalogic building on Terry Street.  Police have not released … Continue reading »

Rescue Crews Pull Body from Willamette

EUGENE, Ore. — Emergency crews and a water rescue team responded to a call about a body in the Willamette River Wednesday afternoon. Eugene police say someone driving on the I-105 freeway looked down and saw what they thought to be a person in the water. They drove to Skinner Butte Park and used binoculars … Continue reading »

EPD Investigating Man’s Death

EUGENE, Ore. — A man collapsed and died Friday night, and now the Eugene Police Department is trying to figure out what killed him. Officers say the victim, a man in his 30s, was in a dispute near 4500 Woodsboro. He then collapsed on the sidewalk and died. Officers have yet to determine what killed … Continue reading »

Death Investigation, Suspect in Custody

EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene police continued their investigation into the death of a man, Friday evening. EPD says it was called out to a fight on the 2200 block of Roosevelt Boulevard. Dana Stuckey, a neighbor, says she heard a lot of commotion outside as she was playing with her kids. When she went over … Continue reading »

Chase Leads to Death Investigation

LINN COUNTY, Ore. – Around 7:30 p.m. Friday night Oregon State Police got a driving complaint of a car speeding northbound on Interstate 5 just south of Eugene. Police spotted the car around 8:00 p.m. near milepost 223 and attempted to pull the car over. But the driver kept going to led a police on a chase … Continue reading »

Person Found Dead off Lorane Highway

LANE COUNTY, Ore. –    Lane County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death on Needham Road off of Lorane Highway south of Eugene.  Investigators say one person is dead and another in the hospital. The call came in around 7pm Friday night. Investigators say friends went to check on the residents at their home. They … Continue reading »