Man Sentenced for Creswell Shooting

EUGENE, Ore. — A man suspected of being involved in a shooting in Creswell this summer will spend more than 11 years in prison. Jessie Long, 27, pleaded guilty last Friday, just days before his trial was set to start. Assistant District Attorney Erik Hasselman says it was a drug deal gone wrong, and though … Continue reading »

Creswell Shooting Suspect Pleads Guilty

EUGENE, Ore. — A man suspected of being involved in a shooting in Creswell entered a guilty plea Friday. The Lane County Clerk’s Office confirms Jessie Long pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree robbery, one count of first-degree assault and one count of fourth-degree assault. These are Measure 11 crimes that carry mandatory prison … Continue reading »

Deputies Search for Shooting Suspects

CRESWELL, Ore. — Lane County sheriff’s deputies are searching for two men after a shooting Monday night. Deputies say they should be considered armed and dangerous. Deputies are searching for Jessie Long, 27, and a man described as a black male with a possible gold tooth. Investigators say a man was shot in the leg … Continue reading »