Coos Bay Man Arrested For Assault And Unlawful Use Of A Weapon

Coos County Sheriff's Office

On February 28, 2023 at 9:00 p.m. the Coos County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch center received a report of an assault which had occurred on Robertson Lane, near Barview. Deputy Z. Smith from the Sheriff’s Office responded to the location and contacted the victim. 

During the course of the investigation it was learned the victim was, “Pistol whipped,” by the suspect who was identified as Daniel Lauby (41) years of age of Coos Bay. After speaking with the victim Deputy Z. Smith placed out an attempt to locate (ATL) for Mr. Lauby on the charges of assault II, and unlawful use of a weapon. 

Officers from the Coos Bay Police Department along with the Oregon State Police assisted in searching for Mr. Lauby in the Coos Bay area. Deputy Z. Smith ultimately located Mr. Lauby back at the residence on Robertson Lane. Mr. Lauby briefly attempted to flee from Deputy Smith before he was taken into custody.D

Daniel T. Lauby (41) was arrested and transported to the Coos County Jail on the charges of assault II, unlawful use of a weapon and escape III. The Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the Coos Bay Police and Oregon State Police for always being willing to assist when needed.