EPD Busts Suspected Robber

EUGENE, Ore. — A suspected robber who allegedly sexually assaulted an elderly woman was arrested in Tennessee four months after committing the crime in Eugene. Investigators say DNA evidence connected Jackson Harpol to the scene, but it took the help of U.S. marshals to track Harpol down. Eugene detectives flew out and interviewed the suspect. … Continue reading »

EPD Busts Suspected Robber

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene police say it took nearly four months, but they finally nabbed a suspected home-invasion robber. Detectives say Jackson Harpol was arrested this weekend. Eugene officers flew to Mississippi to interview him, and Monday he waived extradition. Harpol is accused of breaking into a home off Cal Young Road, sexually assaulting the … Continue reading »

Stolen Car Found, Suspect Still Loose

PORTLAND, Ore. — The stolen Hyundai Elantra taken from a Eugene sexual assault victim turned up in Portland Thursday night. Portland police are processing the car as evidence. Officers in Eugene and Portland are still looking for the man who attacked the woman in her home. If you have any information about the case, call … Continue reading »

Elderly Woman Attacked in Eugene Home

EUGENE, Ore. — A home invasion robbery rattled a North Eugene neighborhood and Eugene Police. Officers are looking for the man who broke into a home and sexually assaulted the 84-year-old woman who lived there. After the attack, the suspect stole the victim’s car. It’s a dark blue Hyundai Elantra, similar to the one shown above, … Continue reading »