Douglas County Sheriff's Office


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

John Hanlin


Date/Time of Release:  12/31/2011 - 10:35
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Fatal Shooting  
Date/Time of Incident:  12/31/2011 - 02:29
Incident Location:  18561 Upper Cow Creek Rd, Azalea  
Case Number:  11-4988  
Deceased:  Brink,Robin/ WMA/ 04-01-80/ 18561 Upper Cow Creek Rd, Azalea

On December 31, 2011, at approximately 0229 hours, Douglas County Sheriff's Deputies responded to 18561 Upper Cow Creek Road, Azalea for a report of an individual injured by a firearm.

Upon arrival, Law Enforcement located Robin Brink lying on the floor in the garage area. Brink suffered from a single gunshot wound to the head region.

Paramedics responded to the scene and Brink was transported to Mercy Medical Center. He was later pronounced dead from his injuries. Brink's next of kin has been notified of the incident.

The Douglas County Major Crimes Team was activated and a suspect was brought into the Sheriff's Office for questioning. Several witnesses that were present have also been questioned regarding the incident.

No arrests have been made in this case at this time. The investigation is on going and the Major Crimes Team is still activated.

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