Albany, Ore. — Neighbors in Albany have their guard up after two violent crimes within a few blocks of each other.
Detectives are looking for an attacker in a sexual assault on SE 18th. Just a few blocks away from there there was a murder on 15th AVE. Jamie Thomas is terrified after hearing a woman was assaulted in her former apartment complex neighbors are beginning to move out and she’s thinking about it.
Investigators say the bad guy had a gun. He got onto the balcony through an open door. No arrest has been made.
A ways down the street at the Brook Shore apartments an 8 year old called 9-1-1 his mother was shot and killed. Police say the two crimes may not be related but they’re not ruling out anything right now.