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 »

Homeowner Tries To Stop Burglar, Injured

  EUGENE, Ore. — The victim of a home invasion says he tried to stop the suspect, but instead suffered some bad injuries. Tyler Smiderle says he and his boyfriend arrived at their home on Providence Street Sunday to find someone had broken inside.┬áBoth of the men saw the suspect inside their home with a … Continue reading »

Friend Trial Wraps for the Week

EUGENE, Ore. — The trial of a man accused of nearly killing a Springfield homeowner wrapped up for the week on Friday. David Friend faces charges of attempted aggravated murder, assault and burglary stemming from a home invasion shooting on Harbor Drive back in 2011. The trial started on Wednesday and attorneys are expected back … Continue reading »