Josephine Co. Sheriff's Office

On Monday December 14, 2020 at 6:53AM the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call for service reporting a shooting in the area of north Merlin.  Deputies and OSP Troopers responded to the area and discovered a crime scene.  A request was made to activate the Josephine County Major Crimes Team consisting of the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office, Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, Oregon State Police and the Josephine County District Attorney’s Office.

At this time the case is under active investigation and no further information is being released.  We will update the public as soon as possible.