Aidan Ellison

November 23rd marks two years since Aiden Ellison’s death

ASHLAND, Ore. —November 23rd marks 2 years since the murder of Aiden Ellison.

A vigil was held in his memory at Ashland High School Wednesday.

The 19-year-old black man was shot and killed by 47-year-old, Robert Paul Keegan in the Stratford Inn parking lot.

Keegan is currently facing murder charges but Ashland Police previously told us APD didn’t have sufficient evidence to prove this shooting was a hate crime.

The investigation is still ongoing.

NBC5 News Reporter Jenna King is a Burbank native. She graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Sports Business. During her time at the U of O, she was part of the student-run television station, Duck TV. She also grew her passion for sports through interning with the PAC 12 Network. When Jenna is not in the newsroom you can find her rooting for her hometown Dodgers, exploring the outdoors, or binging on the latest Netflix release.
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