Man Fires Gun Outside a Portland Tavern

Posted by Anna Erickson on October 11, 2015


PORTLAND, Ore. – A man was shooting a gun outside the Powellhurst Tavern on Southeast Powell Boulevard.

When police got there, they learned the suspect, 27-year-old Tyi Steffins, was in the bed of a pick up truck pulled out of the parking lot of the tavern.

Because Steffins would not surrender, and police were concerned he was still armed, officers shot rounds …

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Drug Deal Leads to Attempted Robbery and Assault

Posted by Anna Erickson on October 10, 2015
Sones and Chaney


SHERIDAN, Ore. – Two men tried to rob and beat up another man during a heroin deal.

Yamhill County Deputies say 26-year-old Jacob Sones and 27-year-old Mark Chaney had met the victim at a local tavern where they agreed to sell him heroin.  All three men then left the tavern and went to a home on NW Yamhill Street to finish …

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Bank Robber Gets Nabbed

Posted by Anna Erickson on September 26, 2015


CLARK COUNTY, Wa. – Neighbors recognized a man for being wanted in connection to a US Bank robbery from earlier in the month.

Police say Steven Jennings was spotted on Sandpiper Drive in the Orchards area of Vancouver. The home was quickly surrounded, and Jennings was ordered to surrender.

Jennings tried to hide in a very small crawl space under the home. …

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Driver Thrown From Car after Hitting Tree

Posted by Anna Erickson on September 6, 2015


PORTLAND, Ore. – A driver was thrown from their car after hitting a tree in SE Portland Sunday morning.

Crews got to SE 78th Avenue and Powell Boulevard finding the driver suffering from life-threatening injuries around 7am.

The driver was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Southeast Powell Boulevard was closed in both directions for a few hours due to the crash investigation.

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Gresham Shooting Over Rude Comments

Posted by Anna Erickson on September 5, 2015


GRESHAM, Ore. – A man is arrested for recklessly shooting multiple rounds at a group of men.

911 calls came in from nearby residents who said they heard a group arguing and then four to six gunshots.

Police say 18-year-old Kelly Brister IV shot at the men after his sister told him they made rude comments towards her as she walked by …

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