Man shot in domestic violence dispute near Marcola

Jesse Yoakum was shot in the shoulder by a woman he had allegedly attacked at a residence on Log Creek Road

Posted: Oct 6, 2021 8:52 AM
Updated: Oct 6, 2021 4:16 PM

MARCOLA, Ore. – A man was shot during a domestic violence dispute north of Marcola on Tuesday afternoon, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office said.

Jesse Yoakum, 42, was shot in the shoulder by a woman he had allegedly attacked at a residence in the 40000 block of Log Creek Road, authorities said.

Yoakum had strangled the woman and attempted to hit her with a bat, according to Lane County Sheriff’s Office. The woman, 35, armed herself with a handgun and shot Yoakum once, striking him in the shoulder.

Yoakum was transported to an area hospital for treatment and is in custody on charges including strangulation, menacing and fourth-degree assault.

The incident happened at about 4:20 p.m. on Tuesday, and LCSO deputies and Oregon State Police responded.

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