Student Carjacked at Knifepoint

EUGENE, Ore. — Police are investigating a reported carjacking in Eugene. The Eugene Police Department wants the public to be on the lookout for the stolen car and the suspect. Investigators say the carjacking happened around 10:18 a.m. Tuesday near East 15th Avenue and Mill Street. They say a man armed with a knife robbed … Continue reading »

Teen Killed Trying to Recover Stolen Car

LOS ANGELES (CNN) — A 19-year-old died when he tried to stop someone from stealing his car. Witnesses say Oscar Perez was with his brother when he was rear-ended by an unlicensed driver who attempted to flee. Perez and his brother got out of their car to confront the driver. That’s when another man jumped … Continue reading »

EPD Reports 31 Cars Stolen in Two Weeks

EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene Police say car thefts are on the rise in the area. EPD says the numbers of stolen cars are up 4.4 percent from January through July of this year to last. Police say in the last two weeks there have been 31 cars thefts. Investigators say the best thing to do … Continue reading »