Arrest made in connection to May riot

Suspect was arrested in a traffic stop.

Posted: Oct 8, 2020 7:47 AM
Updated: Oct 8, 2020 10:53 AM

EUGENE, Ore. -- A Springfield woman was arrested on Wednesday in connection to a Eugene riot that happened back in May, police said. 

Courtney Nicole Hallett, 19, was arrested and charged with two counts of burglary in the second degree, two counts of theft in the first degree and rioting.

The riot happened on the night of May 29 into the early morning hours of the next day. It was mainly centered around the intersection of 7th Avenue and Washington Street where businesses sustained both damage and loss.

On Oct. 7, Hallett was riding in a vehicle which stopped a block from Eugene Police Headquarters, police said. Detectives then stopped her with probable cause. 

Police will continue to make arrests related to this riot. 

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