WE HAVE DEVELOPING NEWS FROM JOSEPHINE COUNTY THIS MORNING...
A SHOOT OUT INVOLVING OREGON STATE POLICE AND FEDERAL MARSHALS HAS SHUTDOWN TWO NORTHBOUND LANES OF INTERSTATE 5 NORTH OF GRANTS PASS
*RIGHT NOW* OFFICIALS ARE RE-ROUTING NORTH-BOUND TRAFFIC AT MILE POST 66 ON INTERSTATE 5 DUE TO THE SHOOT-OUT.
THAT IS ABOUT 10 MILES NORTH OF GRANTS PASS.
AGAIN, IF YOU ARE DRIVING THIS MORNING, THE SHOOT-OUT AT MILE-POST 72 HAS SHUTDOWN *BOTH* NORTHBOUND LANES OF INTERSTATE FIVE FROM HUGO TO SUNNY VALLEY.
THE SUSPECT IN THE PURPLE PARROT ROBBERY ON DELTA WATERS ROAD TUESDAY IS BEHIND BARS THIS MORNING.
POLICE SAY THE SUSPECT IS IDENTIFIED AS 39 YEAR OLD JUSTIN DOUGLAS JONES.
THEY SAY THEY FOUND HIS VEHICLE PARKED AT THE "STORE GULCH CAMPGROUND," 6 MILES WEST OF SELMA.
HE WAS ARRESTED WITHOUT INCIDENT.
THE GUN BELIEVED TO BE USED IN THE CRIME HAS BEEN RECOVERED.
BAIL IS SET AT 1 MILLION DOLLARS.
20 DOGS WERE FOUND ROAMING THE STREETS AFTER SOMEONE CUT THE LOCKS ON THE ROGUE VALLEY HUMANE SOCIETY IN GRANTS PASS
ON TUESDAY MORNING.. AN EMPLOYEE CAME IN TO FIND ALL THE RESCUED DOGS OUT OF THEIR FENCED AREAS. THANKFULLY, THE DOGS WERE RECOVERED IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD NEARBY... ALTHOUGH FOUR DOGS WERE FOUND INJURED.
THE SHED AT THE FACILITY ON NORTH WEST SCENIC DRIVE WAS ALSO VANDALIZED.
IF YOU KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT THE VANDALS CONTACT POLICE.
INVESTIGATORS ARE LOOKING INTO THE CAUSE OF A FIRE IN WHITE CITY THAT COULD BE SEEN MILES AWAY.
THE GRASS FIRE BROKE OUT JUST BEFORE 5 MONDAY NEAR KERSHAW AND HIGHWAY 140 NEAR THE JACKSON COUNTY SPORTS PARK.
FIRE DISTRICT 3 AND THE OREGON DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY BATTLED THE BLAZE.
IT BURNED NEARLY 4 ACRES, AND CREWS TELL US THEY MONITORED THE AREA THROUGH THE NIGHT AS WELL.
MEDFORD POLICE NEED YOUR HELP IDENTIFYING TWO ASSAULT SUSPECTS.
YOU CAN VIEW THE MEDFORD POLICE FACEBOOK PAGE TO WATCH A SHORT CLIP OF THE SUSPECTS FROM A SECURITY CAM.
THEY ARE DESCRIBED AS LATINO MALES IN THEIR 20'S.
POLICE SAY THE MEN ATTACKED THE VICTIM WHILE HE WAS TENDING TO A COMMUNITY GARDEN.
IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION...PLEASE CALL POLICE.
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