1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 11/06/2014 03:59 AM

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Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press

SEATTLE (AP) – Police in Oregon say they have arrested a man charged with killing his girlfriend in Washington state, posting pictures of her body online and writing that he wanted authorities to find and kill him. Police in Portland, where the dead woman’s car was found yesterday afternoon, confirmed that 33-year-old David Kalac was in custody in nearby Wilsonville. No one was hurt in the arrest.

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) – An uncle of a 6-year-old autistic boy found dead after his mother told police she threw him from a bridge on the Oregon Coast says the woman had been under intense emotional distress for years. The body of London McCabe was found Monday hours after his mother phoned 911 and said she had thrown him from the Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport. She has not entered a plea.

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – Police in Eugene say three teenage boys have been arrested in an arson fire that damaged a boys’ restroom at North Eugene High School. A police spokeswoman says the fire at a restroom near the cafeteria damaged the bathroom but no one was hurt.

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. (AP) – Police in the southern Oregon city of Rogue River are looking for a man accused of choking a woman, trying to drag her into a car, then chasing her as she fled screaming in the early morning darkness. The Medford Mail Tribune reports that Rogue River police say 32-year-old Jarrod Garwood is sought for investigation.


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