Three Teens Wanted in Connection with Eugene Murder

Posted by Kaylene Beaujolais on August 30, 2015

EUGENE, Ore. – A Eugene teen is dead and police seek three other teenagers for questioning. 17-year-old Justin Gardner was found shot dead in an apartment at 90 Commons Drive, early Sunday morning.

The three teens of interest are 19-year-old Sean Jones, 19-year-old Zachary Beauchamp, and 19-year-old Mariah Morphew. The Eugene Police Department asks anyone who may have seen or heard …

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Apartment Building Catches Fire

Posted by Anna Erickson on August 30, 2015
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BEAVERTON, Ore. – Flames were coming from several units, calling for a two-alarm fire early Sunday morning.

Firefighters pulled water lines to all corners of the apartment building on SW 125th and SW Hall Boulevard, attacking it from the outside.

Because of the sheer amount of fire, crews fought defensively until the bulk of the flames were put out.

No one was found …

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Bank Robber Gets Away With Cash

Posted by Kaylene Beaujolais on August 29, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Umpqua bank at 1139 N.W. Lovejoy street was the target of a robbery Saturday afternoon. Police arrived to learn the suspect got away with an unknown amount of money. Callers describe the suspect as a White male in his 30’s or 40’s. He may have been wearing a navy blue sweatshirt. The robbery took place around …

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New Lieutenant for Marion County

Posted by Anna Erickson on August 29, 2015
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MARION COUNTY, Ore. – Sheriff Jason Myers swore in the newest Lieutenant to their Jail Division.

Sergeant Jeff Stutrud took his oath of office in the Japanese Garden of the Marion County Jail campus while surrounded by family, friends and co-workers.

Stutrud has worked for the Sheriff’s Office for 16 years. He was moved to the Enforcement Division where he was promoted …

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Traffic Alert: I-5 Northbound Closed Overnight

Posted by Jeremy Scott on August 28, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore. — Interstate 5 northbound will be closed overnight Friday in the heart of downtown between the Marquam Bridge and Interstate 84.

The closure starts at 10:00pm.  Drivers will notice on-ramps closing at 9:00.  The freeway should be back open by 7:00 on Saturday morning.  Traffic will be detoured to I-405.

The Oregon Department of Transportation is continuing a project to replace 300 green …

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