Douglas County Sheriff's Office


 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin


Date/Time of Release:  10/04/2011 - 09:00
Contact Person:  Lt. Chris Merrifield  
Contact Number:  541-440-4458  
Subject:  Homicide Investigation - Arrest Made  
Date/Time of Incident:  10/03/2011 - 08:09
Incident Location:  Louis Creek Rd, Myrtle Creek, Oregon  
Case Number:  11-3750  
Deceased:  Bension, Jeffrey Scott / 39 yoa / Roseburg, Oregon
Arrested:  Teal, Charles Henry / 26 yoa / Myrtle Creek, Oregon

Last night the Douglas Major Crimes Team arrested a suspect for the homicide of Jeffrey Scott Bension.

Charles Henry Teal was arrested in Myrtle Creek at about 11:00 pm last night. He is currently lodged at the Douglas County Jail on a charge of murder.

The Major Crimes Team is continuing the investigation today and requests that anyone with any information about this case please contact the Douglas County Sheriff's Office or leave a tip on the tip line at 541-957-2099.

Investigators do not anticipate releasing any additional information today.

Teal, Charles Henry    
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