Yet another robbery in Salem was committed at the Circle K store early Sunday morning by a lone suspect. After arriving on scene and setting up a perimeter around the area of the store police started a K-9 track.
A serial robber is still at large in the Salem area and the Salem Police are asking for your help. The incidents have all occurred later in the evening and in several of the robberies the suspect displayed a small handgun.
Four Salem Police Officers were involved in a on duty shooting following a dangerous incident in which a motorhome struck two police patrol vehicles. Sergeant James Welsh, Corporal Andrew Connolly, Corporal Mark Seyfried and Officer Pence Hodges all fired at the suspect during the incident.
Tonight there has been yet another robbery this month in Salem. Police have not released any other information on this incident, but we do know this is just the latest in a long string of robberies Salem police are working in the first month of 2018.
A gunshot was fired at city hall Saturday evening striking one of the civic center windows. On Monday civic center employees discovered a west facing window on the main floor of the library had been damaged.
A Marion County fugitive, on the run for ten years for killing Marion County Deputy kelly Fredinburg, has been rearrested in Mexico. On December 21, OSP learned that De Jesus Ascencio., age 29, was rearrested in the State of Michoacán, on an arrest warrant.
A man is in jail and a person has died after an early morning crash north of Keizer. With the holiday season fast approaching, this morning's incident is a tragic reminder to always drive sober.
Marion County Sheriff’s Office says that a Salem woman and her minor child were held at knife point in their home over night. Deputies say they believe that Christopher Hahn-Collins, age 25, of Salem broke into a Southeast Salem late Friday afternoon and waited.