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:  10/20/2013 - 17:45
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Homicide Investigation  
Date/Time of Incident:  10/19/2013 - 19:00
Incident Location:  2301 Longwood Drive, Reedsport, Oregon  
Case Number:  13-4332  
Arrested:  Corrie, Michael L. / 24 yoa / Reedsport, Oregon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013, at about 7:00 p.m., Reedsport PD officers and Douglas County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of two males fighting outside of the apartment complex at 2301 Longwood Drive in Reedsport, Oregon. The responding officers found that one of the men had been stabbed and was deceased.

The Douglas County Major Crimes Team was called out and is conducting a homicide investigation. An autopsy was conducted at the Oregon State Medical Examiner’s Office on Sunday, October 20, 2013. The results are pending.

Based on forensic evidence and witness statements, Michael L. Corrie, age 24, was arrested by detectives.

The investigation is ongoing. No further information will be released today. The victim’s name will be released at a later date.

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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