Eugene Man Facing Kidnapping Charges

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene man is in jail Monday night, facing a lengthy list of charges including robbery and kidnapping. Police got the call just after 8:00 p.m. Sunday about a kidnapping in West Eugene. Police said Manuel Vasquez kidnapped a relative, held the person at a home, but the victim eventually escaped. EPD … Continue reading »

Suspect Charged in Albany Murder, Rape

ALBANY, Ore. — A suspect has been arrested in connection with several crimes, including murdering an Albany woman and raping another woman. Albany Police say 18-year-old Lucius Wilson III, of Albany, was charged with the crimes Wednesday. He was arrested on June 2 for a separate trespassing charge, but while he has been in custody, … Continue reading »

Local Carjacking Ends in CA Shootout

EUGENE, Ore. — Two people are dead including a California Sheriff’s Deputy after a crime spree that started in Eugene. Just after 1:00 a.m. Wednesday morning Eugene Police responded to an armed robbery and carjacking on Kinsrow Avenue, near Autzen Stadium. The carjacking crime spree ended in Northern California in a shootout with police. It … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Possible Kidnapping

EUGENE, Ore. — Police are investigating a reported kidnapping Wednesday night in Eugene. Officers said a witness saw a woman get pulled into a sedan just before 8 p.m., at the O-Bar and Grill on Commons Drive. The car is described as an older four-door, dark colored sedan. The witness told police is was traveling … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Assaulting Young Girl

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene man is in the Lane County jail facing attempted rape and kidnapping charges. Police said the victim was under the age of 16. Police said 24 year-old Hansy Feuntes is facing five felony charges, accused of assaulting a young girl. Police arrested Fuentes Monday night. He’s facing several charges including … Continue reading »

2 More Suspects Arrested in Kidnap Case

SWEET HOME, Ore. — Detectives arrested two more suspects in a kidnapping case that happened in Sweet Home last weekend. Linn County detectives and Sweet Home police contacted and arrested Karissa Lynett Williams (above left), 33, and Joseph Raphael Gutierrez (above middle), 30, in Sweet Home Tuesday. Daniel Schroeder was the first suspect to be … Continue reading »

Sweet Home Kidnapping Suspect Arrested

LEBANON, Ore. — Linn County deputies arrested a man they say is behind a kidnapping in Sweet Home. Deputies say they found Daniel Schroeder Monday at a Lebanon home. He’s accused of attacking a woman Friday and forcing her to stay in his home until Sunday morning. The woman says that’s when Schroeder went to … Continue reading »

Hunt for Kidnapping Suspect

SWEET HOME, Ore. — Linn County sheriff’s deputies need your help to track down a kidnapping suspect. Investigators say the victim went to Daniel Schroeder’s home on Friday, but he attacked her and held her against her will until Sunday morning. She says she sneaked out while he was asleep. Deputies served a search warrant … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Robbery and Kidnapping

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene police had their hands full responding to a robbery and kidnapping early Saturday morning. Police said two men were getting ready to pick up a friend at about 2:30 a.m. at the Sky Box Apartments on Villard Street. They were surprised to find 27-year-old Jeramey Ortega hiding in the back seat. … Continue reading »

Attempted Kidnapping on E Street

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Police were called out to an attempted kidnapping Wednesday. Police say a 7-year-old girl was walking near the 3500 block of E Street when a man approached her and grabbed her arm. The girl screamed and the man let go and ran from the scene. Witnesses say they heard the girl … Continue reading »