Lawyer Launches Website for Witnesses

EUGENE, Ore. — A law firm in Eugene is turning to the Internet to help in its defense of a man charged with murder. Gerald Strebendt is accused of shooting David Crofut in Springfield in January after a crash. Now, Arnold Law is looking for witnesses. Gerald Strebendt is claiming self-defense. Police say after the … Continue reading »

Springfield Man Charged with Murder

EUGENE, Ore. — A Springfield man who says he acted in self-defense after shooting and killing another man on Bob Straub Parkway pleaded not guilty Friday. Police arrested 35-year-old Gerald Strebendt Thursday night. Friends of Strebendt say he’s an intelligent man with a conscious and this is an unfortunate situation for everyone involved. Strebendt pleaded … Continue reading »

Grand Jury Hands Down Murder Charge

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield man who claimed self-defense after fatally shooting another man following a crash is facing a murder charge. The Springfield Police Department says the grand jury issued a warrant for murder for Gerald Strebendt. Officers arrested Strebendt about six Thursday night. The charge goes back to what happened on January 29, … Continue reading »