Veneta Couple Dies in Murder-Suicide

VENETA, Ore. — Investigators are learning more about last Wednesday’s standoff in Veneta. According to the Lane County Medical Examiner, Bradley Chauran killed his wife, Kelly, before taking his own life. Investigators say evidence within the home suggests he had been planning the attack beforehand.  

Two Dead After Standoff at Veneta Home

VENETA, Ore. — A quiet Veneta neighborhood experienced a violent awakening Wednesday¬†morning after a suicide call ended in two dead instead of one. Police first responded just before 6 a.m. to a call from a man on Jake Street reporting his own suicidal behavior, but what unfolded in the next four hours was much more … Continue reading »