Date/Time of Release: 10/26/2011 - 10:45
Contact Person: Chris Merrifield
Contact Number: 541-440-4892
Subject: Home Invasion Robbery
Date/Time of Incident: 10/25/2011 - 03:20
Incident Location: 1032 Seely Ln., Myrtle Creek, Oregon
Case Number: 11-4047
Victim: Sestrom, Richard / 56 yoa / Myrtle Creek
On 10-25-11, Richard Sestrom reported to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office that he was the victim of a home invasion robbery.
Sestrom reported he was asleep during the night, when he was awoken by subjects who had unlawfully entered into his residence. The subjects made threats of violence towards Sestrom, and were reported to be armed.
The subjects did not harm anyone while at the residence, but did remove property from the residence, prior to fleeing.
After the initial report, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Detectives Division became involved in the investigation. The detectives have followed up on several leads, but no arrests have been made to this point. The detectives are continuing the investigation.
I anyone has any information on this case, they are asked to please contact the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office at 541-440-4471, or they can leave an anonymous tip on the Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at 541-957-2099.