JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Police are investigating a fatal shooting in rural Josephine County.
Oregon State Police said on Thursday afternoon, 42-year-old Jacob Benson appears to have entered the home of a man living in the 100 block of Browntown Road after a verbal argument.
The person in the home reportedly shot and killed Benson. He was the one who called police and is cooperating with the investigation.
OSP believes the incident is a case of self-defense.
Officers are continuing to investigate.
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