Posted by Associated Press on August 31, 2014
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The Hillsboro police department says the boyfriend of a woman who was found stabbed to death in her apartment has been arrested.
Police named 24-year-old Eric Christopher Petersen a person of interest on Saturday. He was arrested hours later in La Center, Washington for violating probation. He was booked into Clark County jail.
Police identified the homicide victim …
Posted by Christina Kemp on August 31, 2014
SILVERON, Ore. – A woman was found dead in her Silverton home after a shooting Saturday afternoon. Police arrived to Olson Road and found 50-year-old Cassandra Wagner dead inside the home.
A SWAT team and an airplane searched the whole neighborhood until late last night. Police learned the suspect, 43-year-old Jason Down ended up in a Portland hospital. He was injured …
Posted by Anna Erickson on August 31, 2014
RAINIER – A fatal hit and run crash along Highway 30 west of Rainier killed 74-year-old bicyclist Peter Michael Linden of St. Helens.
At around 3:00 Saturday afternoon, police got a report of a hit and run where a pickup truck struck a bicycle on Highway 30 west near milepost 50. The pickup, driven by 34-year-old Kristopher Lee Woodruff from Vernonia, …
Posted by Christina Kemp on August 30, 2014
Clackamas, Ore. — A man is in the hospital after getting hit by a Trimet bus in Clackamas this morning.
“The pedestrian was riding a skateboard coming down the ramp from the MAX platform and made a sudden turn”, said Deputy Marcus Mendoza.
A turn that put him right in the path of the bus. Deputy Marcus Mendoza says the 29-year-old was …
Posted by Anna Erickson on August 30, 2014
Hillsboro – A mobile home caught fire early Saturday morning. Three adults and one child were forced to leave their home and one of the adults was transported to the Oregon Burn Center for treatment of burns that he got from trying to re-enter the home.
Around 1:00 am, fire crews arrived to find flames coming through the windows on both …