Coos County Man Charged with Assault

COQUILLE, Ore. — A Coos County man faces several charges, including strangulation and kidnapping. Dereck Padgett, 40, is in the Coos County Jail on a half a million dollars bail. Deputies say they were called to Coquille Valley Hospital Wednesday, after a woman was brought into the emergency room with serious injuries. The woman told … Continue reading »