Man Sentenced for Murdering Girlfriend

EUGENE, Ore. — A Springfield man will spend life in prison for the murder of his girlfriend. Hikers found Heaven Angel King’s body in July in the Umpqua National Forest, east of Cottage Grove. Police say Austin Rolfe told them voices in his head told him to kill King after he smoked meth. She’d been … Continue reading »

Friends React to Murder Arrest

SWEET HOME, Ore. — A man has been charged with the murder of a Sweet Home woman, more than two weeks after she was found dead in the Umpqua National Forest. Friends of the victim, 36-year-old Heaven Angel King, are still trying to digest and understand the accusations. Austin Louis Rolfe, 33, was arraigned in the Lane … Continue reading »

Suspect Arraigned for Murder

EUGENE, Ore. — More than two weeks after a Sweet Home woman was found dead in the Umpqua National Forest, a man has been charged with her death. The suspect was arraigned in the Lane County Jail on Friday. Thirty-three-year-old Austin Louis Rolfe was booked on July 9, the same day Heaven King was found … Continue reading »

Body Found in Umpqua National Forest

UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST, Ore. — Police are asking for the public’s help in a death investigation, after a woman’s body was found in the Umpqua National Forest. Some hikers found the body of a woman on the side of a trail Wednesday, about 38 miles east of I-5 out of Cottage Grove in the Umpqua … Continue reading »