UPDATE: Junction City Inmate Recaptured

UPDATE: Oregon State Police recaptured Katherine Berg near the Fern Ridge Reservoir yesterday. She is now charged with attempted escape and stealing her jail uniform. EUGENE, Ore. — The search continues for an inmate from Junction City who escaped over the weekend in Eugene. An officer took 33-year-old Katherine Berg to the Eugene Urgent Care … Continue reading »

Inmate Escapes Correctional Facility

SALEM, Ore. — An inmate walked away Saturday afternoon from Mill Creek Correctional Facility (MCCF) in Salem. Oregon State Police are investigating. The woman who drove the inmate away from the facility is Lacy Kay Evans, 4/4/87. She is white, 6′ tall, short platinum blond hair. MCCF staff discovered inmate Jerry Teixeira missing at approximately … Continue reading »

Inmates Escape From Mill Creek Prison

SALEM, Ore. — Two inmates escaped from Mill Creek Correctional Facility in Salem Thursday night. Oregon State Police are searching for the men. Just after 10:00 p.m., staff at the minimum security prison noticed 34-year-old Daryl Manuel Hernandez and 25-year-old Franco Armando Moreno were missing. Both are Hispanic males, and both were last seen wearing blue … Continue reading »

Escaped Lincoln County Suspect Caught

NEWPORT, Ore. — Police caught a Philomath man who escaped from custody on his way to jail. Asa Allan Williams, 24, appeared before a judge Tuesday morning regarding a DUII charge. He hadn’t yet been to jail. There the judge ordered Williams to stay at the Lincoln County Jail to await his next court date, … Continue reading »

Police Search for Escaped Inmate

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The search is on for a Springfield man who escaped from his cell at the Douglas County Jail overnight. Thomas Grimes has been an inmate at the Douglas County Jail since January 13, but he didn’t seem to want to wait until his June 26 trial date to get out of jail. … Continue reading »