Date/Time of Release: 06/17/2013 - 10:00
Contact Person: Dwes Hutson
Contact Number: 541-440-4486
Subject: Interrupted Burglary
Date/Time of Incident: 06/17/2013 - 06:00
Incident Location: 2800 block Dole Road
Case Number: 13-2388
Homeowner: Adult Male
Suspects: 2 Males that appeared be in their 20's
On June 17, 2013, at approximately 0600 hours, deputies responded to a call from a homeowner who reported he had interrupted a burglary in the 2800 block of Dole Road, Myrtle Creek, Oregon.
The homeowner advised he had confronted two males. The initial investigation indicates the homeowner fired a pistol at the two suspects. Both suspects ran from the scene.
It is unknown if the suspects were wounded, the homeowner was not injured.
As of 1000 hours, deputies have been unable to locate the suspects.
The investigation is continuing.
If anyone believes they have seen these subjects or has information on this case, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 541-440-4471.