News Conference: Additional Info Released on Police Shooting PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 09 May 2013 18:49

The Columbia County Sheriff's Office Held a news conference with local and Portland media today wherein prepared statements and photographs were delivered to media representatives.  Sheriff Jeff Dickerson told the media representatives gathered at the Sheriff's Office that the investigation is ongoing but that substantial facts had been developed to merit a new release.  The information released for the first time included the nature of the original stop (speeding 78 mph in a 55 zone on hwy 30), the pursuit speeds (over 100 mph) and the type of gun recovered from the suspect.    To read the entirety of both statements released by the sheriff and undersheriff today, you can go here.




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