Missing Man’s Car Found Abandoned

RIDDLE, Ore. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a car belonging to a missing Arizona man was found abandoned on Yokum Road. The father of 18-year-old Jonathan Croom says his son was traveling to Lynwood, Washington to attend college, but hasn’t been heard from since ¬†August 18th. On Wednesday, Croom’s Honda CRV … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Glendale Fires

GLENDALE, Ore. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man suspected of setting several fires. The fires ranged in size from one-tenth of an acre to a half-acre and were all near the West Fork of Cow Creek. A Douglas County Sheriff’s deputy found the suspect, James Abbott, hiding in the area and … Continue reading »

New Phone Scam Targets Veterans

EUGENE, Ore. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is warning about a scam that’s targeting Oregon veterans. Deputies say a woman called a vet and told him the VA was in the process of issuing new veteran cards. She then asked for his personal information, including where he banked. When the veteran asked who the … Continue reading »

Fatal Crash Near Winston

WINSTON, Ore — Oregon State Police is continuing their investigation into a crash that resulted in death of an adult male that occurred Thursday afternoon along Highway 42 west of Winston. According to OSP, just after 4 p.m. Thursday, a 1996 Geo Tracker driven by Denver David, age 66, from Roseburg, was eastbound on Highway … Continue reading »