Jackson County Sheriff’s Office

7-year-old child drowns in Siskiyou County

APPLEGATE RIVER, Ore.– A 7-year-old child has died after drowning in the Applegate River Saturday night. According to reports from the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were notified of a possible drowning around 9:40 p.m. at a remote location just south of the Jackson …

Homicide investigation underway in Shady Cove

Update: Police have identified the victims killed in a double homicide as 62-year-old Shirley K. Gann and her daughter, 43-year-old Judy M. Gann. The suspect has been identified as Kit Warren Wilkens. He was arrested and is facing two charges of aggravated …

Woman hit by semi-truck in White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. – A woman was rushed to the hospital this morning after being hit by a semi-truck. It happened shortly after 5:00 Monday morning at the intersection of Highway 62 and Leigh Way. According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, …

Wilcox trial moves toward court date

MEDFORD, Ore.– The trial date for a man accused of manslaughter and murder is one step closer. Todd Levi Wilcox, 36, was in Jackson County Circuit Court on Monday for a hearing to introduce evidence in his upcoming trial. Wilcox is accused …