30th Anniversary of Deadly UO Shooting

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s been 30 years this Wednesday, since a deadly shooting at the University of Oregon killed an Olympic athlete and wounded another. Bill DeForrest, a retired captain with Eugene police, says he still remembers that day in 1984 when the sniper, Michael Feher, stood on top of Autzen Stadium and fired shots. … Continue reading »

2 Dead, 4 Wounded in WA School Shooting

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (CNN) — A student opened fire at a Washington State high school Friday, killing one person, and wounding four others. The suspect then took his own life. It happened at Marysville-Pilchuck High School– north of Seattle. Students describe the scene at horrific. “I jumped under the table as fast as I could”, a … Continue reading »

Drive-by Shooter Arrested

EUGENE, Ore. — The man Eugene Police say pulled the trigger in a gang-related drive-by shooting is behind bars. Eugene Police detectives and Springfield Police arrested 19 year-old Victor Hugo Martinez Thursday afternoon. The shooting was in the 4000 Block of Langton Street on October 13th around 9 p.m., ten days ago. Neighbors tell me … Continue reading »

OSP Arrests Man in Merlin Shooting

MERLIN, Ore. – Oregon State Police arrested a man involved in a shooting Monday night. OSP says around 9:23 p.m. troopers responded to 535 Pleasant Valley Rd. When they arrived they found a man outside the home with a gunshot wound. The 27-year old male victim was taken by ambulance to Rogue Regional Medical Center … Continue reading »

Witnesses Recount Quincy Ave Shooting

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Law enforcement agencies are staying tight-lipped about an investigation into a shooting in Cottage Grove Saturday night. Oregon State Police, Lane County Sheriff’s Office, Eugene Police Department and the district attorney were all there. Officers would only say that it was an officer-involved shooting and one person was shot. They say … Continue reading »

Man Injured During Springfield Shooting

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police say a man is in the hospital after a shooting early Sunday morning in Springfield. Police responded to Riverbend Hospital just before 2:00 a.m. after a 27-year-old man arrived with gunshot wounds, which are not considered life-threatening. The officers determined the shooting took place in a parking lot on the 3200 block … Continue reading »

Sunday Yard Sale Shooting

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield man is in custody accused of shooting another man this weekend during a yard sale. Investigators say Phillip Bregg shot another man with a 22-caliber rifle, around 4 p.m. Sunday. Police believe the victim went to the yard sale near 41st Avenue and A Street and witnessed a domestic dispute … Continue reading »

Shooting Sends Man to the Hospital

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — One man is in custody after allegedly shooting another man in Springfield, sending the victim to the hospital. Springfield Police say the first calls came in just after 4 p.m. Sunday on the 4000 block of A Street. They say a man and woman were at a garage sale at the residence, when they tried … Continue reading »

Officer Involved Shooting Video Released

ALBANY, Ore. — The Linn County Major Crime Team is continuing to investigate the officer-involved shooting by a Springfield Police officer on Thursday, August 28. The shooting happened around 1:30 a.m. at the Jackson’s Chevron station located at 33157 Highway 34 in Linn County following a vehicle pursuit. Officer Justin Myers, a 6-year veteran of … Continue reading »

Man Facing Murder Charges

EUGENE, Ore. — It was a quiet, rainy day on Ruby Avenue, just outside of Eugene city limits Saturday afternoon. A much different scene after a chaotic evening in the neighborhood. “We heard the shots. We’re right on the other side of the road on the other side of the property,” said Darenda Brown. Something … Continue reading »

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