Douglas County Sheriff's Office


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

John Hanlin


Date/Time of Release:  10/20/2013 - 17:00
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Homicide Investigation  
Date/Time of Incident:  10/20/2013 - 08:30
Incident Location:  139 Ulam Lane, Myrtle Creek, Oregon  
Case Number:  13-4340  

On Sunday, October 20, 2013, at about 0830 hours, Douglas County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a deceased 57 year old male at 139 Ulam Lane, Myrtle Creek, OR. Deputies found the death was suspicious in nature. The Douglas County Major Crimes Team was called out and is conducting a homicide investigation. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday, October 21, 2013, at the Oregon State Medical Examiner’s Office.

The victim’s family has not been notified.
The investigation is on-going. No further information will be released today.

The Douglas County Major Crimes Team consists of members of the District Attorney’s Office, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, Roseburg Police Department, Oregon State Police, and other local police agencies.

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