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North Bend murder victim was dental surgeon in California and Oregon

According to multiple Advantage Dental Clinic employees, Dr. Nicholson worked at the Coos Bay location as a dental surgeon until about two years ago.

Posted: Jun 24, 2021 8:34 PM
Updated: Jun 24, 2021 9:21 PM

NORTH BEND, Ore. -- A week after three people were murdered in North Bend, we're learning more about one of the victims.

Suspect Oen Nicholson allegedly killed his father, Dr. Charles Simms Nicholson, before killing two other people in North Bend last Friday. The elder Nicholson was licensed to practice dentistry in both California and Oregon.

RELATED: COOS COUNTY DA RELEASES AUTOPSY RESULTS IN TRIPLE MURDER

According to multiple Advantage Dental Clinic employees, Dr. Nicholson worked at the Coos Bay location as a dental surgeon until about two years ago. He also worked at Santee Cottonwood Dental in Santee, California, before moving to North Bend.

MORE: TRIPLE MURDER SUSPECT STILL AWAITING EXTRADITION TO OREGON

Oen Nicholson will appear in an extradition hearing this Friday, according to Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office.

This is a developing story. Stay with KEZI 9 News for the latest. 

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