This week Medford Police Department and Crime Stoppers of Southern Oregon need your help in finding convicted felon and wanted subject John Francisco Aranda.
Aranda’s Oregon criminal history starts in 2006 and in California in 2000 with arrests and convictions for Strangulation, Contempt of Court, and Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle as well as arrests for Parole Violations. CLICK FOR FULL POST AND PICTURES
Medford Police were called to investigate a residential burglary in the 2600 block of Hillcrest Rd on November 1, 2014. A family relative was checking on the house and discovered a rear door unlocked. After the house was cleared by officers, it was discovered that suspect(s) had entered the house through a bathroom window and taken an 80" television, a laptop, a wall safe, cash and two cars (later recovered)
Now, Medford Police Department and Crime Stoppers of Southern Oregon need your help in finding one of the suspects, convicted felon and wanted subject Timothy James Sheeler. A second suspect, Adrian Norton, has already been arrested. CLICK FOR FULL POST AND PHOTOS
12-17-14 - Attempt To Locate - Dean, Paul Estle
Law enforcement and Crime Stoppers of Southern Oregon needs your help in locating convicted felon and wanted subject Paul Estle Dean.
In mid-January 2014, Medford officers had contact with Paul Dean and found him to have an outstanding warrant. During his subsequent arrest, he was found to be armed with a dagger and four social security cards that did not belong to him. He was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance, Carrying a Concealed Weapon and Theft in the Third Degree. During the booking process, deputies found methamphetamine in his shoe which resulted in the charge of Supplying Contraband. Click Here for More!
November 26, 2014 - Klamath Falls Homicide
Klamath County District Attorney Rob Partridge released a press statement on the November 13th homicide in Klamath County.
"On Thursday, November 13, 2014, the Klamath County Major Crime was activated related to a homicide that occurred on the Oregon California and Eastern State Trail (OC&E) east of Altamont Drive in Klamath Falls, OR. Shots were fired resulting in the death of 39 year old Tyler Devore Nelson. No one has been arrested related to this shooting.
November 19, 2014 - Vandalism Spree
This last week, Medford Police were called for a spree of vandalism cases starting Wednesday night, and continuing on into Friday, Nov 14, 2014, on the east side of Medford. Car owners were calling to report that their vehicles had been targeted by subjects throwing pumpkins. The damage to the vehicles included back windows being shattered, side view mirrors broken off and dents left in the car bodies. In one case, the pumpkin was thrown with enough force that the headrest on the driver's side seat was damaged.
On Wednesday, November 5, 2014, at approximately 7:25 pm, an officer from Grants Pass Department of Public Safety observed a tan colored SUV, which had been reported stolen out of Douglas Co., traveling south on Williams Hwy. When the officer attempted to stop the vehicle, the driver eluded and the officer terminated the pursuit.
Shortly thereafter, the driver, still driving at a high rate of speed and in a reckless manner, collided with another vehicle as it exited the 76 Gas Station in Murphy. After the collision, the suspect driver exited his wrecked vehicle and fled. The victim driver was transported to Three Rivers Medical Center with significant injuries and then later transferred to Rogue Regional Medical Center. He is currently in ICU.
Now, Grants Pass Department of Public Safety and Crime Stoppers of Southern Oregon need your help in locating the driver identified as Jeremy Douglas McGhee.