Suspect shot and killed in Grants Pass

This article has been updated.

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Grants Pass.

The Josephine County District Attorney’s Office said 39-year-old Brandon C. Jones was under investigation when he walked into the Oregon State Police office on 7th Street in Grants Pass Tuesday.

At some point, Jones got into an altercation with troopers at the office. The D.A.’s office said Jones tried reaching for one of the trooper’s firearms. Jones was shot during the altercations and later died from his injuries.

The OSP trooper involved received minor injuries, according to the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety.

*Correction: A previous article stated Jones was 40 years old. 


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