Douglas County Sheriff's Office

MEDIA RELEASE

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin
SHERIFF

 

 
Date/Time of Release:  03/18/2014 - 08:50
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Missing Person UPDATE  
Date/Time of Incident:  03/17/2014 - 18:30
Incident Location:  10000 block Hubbard Creek Road, Umpqua, OR  
Case Number:  14-1089  
Located / Deceased:  Young, Vernie E. / age 78 / Myrtle Creek, OR

On March 17, 2014, Vernie Young was reported missing by family members.

On March 17, at about 1830 hours, the Sheriff's Office was advised that Young's vehicle had been located in the 10000 block of Hubbard Creek Road in Umpqua.

Sheriff's deputies, Fire District 2 and BLM responded and located Young who was deceased. Young's body was found not far from his vehicle lying in Hubbard Creek.

No foul play is suspected and the case is still under investigation.


     
     
     
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