MCSO Arrests Man After Vehicle Search

SALEM, Ore. – The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says a man was arrested Thursday after a deputy found methamphetamine and a handgun in his vehicle. Deputies say around 10:30 a.m. Luis Villareal, 34, of Salem, was stopped for a burnt out break lights in the 4000 block of Burntwood Court SE. When Villareal stopped, both … Continue reading »

Truck Gets Stuck Under Railroad Trestle

SALEM, Ore. – Marion County Sheriff’s deputies responded to crash on Riverside Drive Tuesday. MCSO says around 7:45 a.m., deputies, railroad officials and public works employees were called to the scene of a semi-truck that was wedged under the railroad trestle on Riverside Drive. This road is closed between River Road South and Skyline Road … Continue reading »

Police Locate Possible Assault Suspect

GERVAIS, Ore. — Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies located a suspect they say may have been involved in a felony assault out of Eugene. Police blocked off an area near Concomly Rd. NE near Hwy. 99 Saturday night as they searched for a suspect. Residents in the area were asked to remain inside. Just before 10:15 … Continue reading »

Deputies Cite Driver of a Look-Alike Car

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Marion County Sheriffs Deputies arrested and cited the driver of a car that resembled a police vehicle. Around 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Traffic Safety Deputy Casey Burnham was conducting a traffic stop when a black Nissan Maxima sped by him. Burnham says the car was displaying white and amber flashing lights in the … Continue reading »

Missing Trio Found Safe

SALEM, Ore. — Three people who were missing were found safe. Daniel Yoder, 19, of Salem, picked up his two friends Tyler Cain, 21, and Faith Moen, 19, of Silverton, around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. They talked about taking a day trip to go play in the snow, but their destination was unknown. The three never … Continue reading »