A 37-year-old man accused of stashing $1 million worth of marijuana in fake boulders and attempting to ship it from Springfield, Oregon, to Oklahoma City now faces facing a federal charge

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16 July 2018
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A 37-year-old man accused of stashing $1 million worth of marijuana in fake boulders and attempting to ship it from Springfield, Oregon, to Oklahoma City now faces facing a federal charge
A heavy police presence closed off an area of downtown Woodburn on Thursday afternoon after a robbery suspect left a suspicious object appearing to be a bomb behind. The suspect has not been found. He did not display a gun during the robbery. The suspect is described as a 6-foot tall white man with green-hazel eyes. He was wearing a dark gray hoodie and a neon yellow reflective construction-like vest, among other layers of clothing.4 month ago
A heavy police presence closed off an area of downtown Woodburn on Thursday afternoon after a robbery suspect left a suspicious object appearing to be a bomb behind. The suspect has not been found. He did not display a gun during the robbery. The suspect is described as a 6-foot tall white man with green-hazel eyes. He was wearing a dark gray hoodie and a neon yellow reflective construction-like vest, among other layers of clothing.
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Oregon passes bill banning gun ownership for people with domestic violence convictions
Police are looking for the suspect who fled with an undisclosed amount of money after robbing an Ontario bank Tuesday afternoon. The robbery happened at around 2:18 p.m. at the Washington Federal at 1448 SW 4th Ave. Police said the suspect entered the bank, threatened an employee and took off on foot - heading south through the parking lot.4 month ago
Police are looking for the suspect who fled with an undisclosed amount of money after robbing an Ontario bank Tuesday afternoon. The robbery happened at around 2:18 p.m. at the Washington Federal at 1448 SW 4th Ave. Police said the suspect entered the bank, threatened an employee and took off on foot - heading south through the parking lot.
Highway 26 east is closed at Cedar Hills Boulevard after a semi-truck crashed early Monday morning, the Beaverton Police Department said. Police said at 3:47 a.m., a semi-truck high centered itself on the jersey barrier on Highway 26.4 month ago
Highway 26 east is closed at Cedar Hills Boulevard after a semi-truck crashed early Monday morning, the Beaverton Police Department said. Police said at 3:47 a.m., a semi-truck high centered itself on the jersey barrier on Highway 26.
A man wanted for murder in Oklahoma was arrested during a sex trafficking sting in Portland on Feb. 15. Portland police said Alonzo John Kelly III, 36, responded to an online ad created by investigators and arrived at a Southeast Portland hotel, where he was arrested for patronizing a prostitute.4 month ago
A man wanted for murder in Oklahoma was arrested during a sex trafficking sting in Portland on Feb. 15. Portland police said Alonzo John Kelly III, 36, responded to an online ad created by investigators and arrived at a Southeast Portland hotel, where he was arrested for patronizing a prostitute.
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Portland firefighters have evacuated several businesses, including a coffee shop, after a vehicle crashed into a bank of gas meters causing a gas leak. According to Portland Fire and Rescue, firefighters were dispatched around 5:30 a.m. to the 1400 block of Northeast Broadway on reports of a gas leak.
A person was found dead in a home that caught fire late Thursday night in north Portland. Around 11:30 p.m., Portland Fire & Rescue responded to the report of a house fire in the 8200 block of North Wabash Avenue, where firefighters found heavy flames.4 month ago
A person was found dead in a home that caught fire late Thursday night in north Portland. Around 11:30 p.m., Portland Fire & Rescue responded to the report of a house fire in the 8200 block of North Wabash Avenue, where firefighters found heavy flames.
A 28-year-old man will appear in court on Thursday after holding police at bay for nearly six hours during a standoff.  David Sanders was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center early Thursday morning after being arrested by Portland Police.5 month ago
A 28-year-old man will appear in court on Thursday after holding police at bay for nearly six hours during a standoff. David Sanders was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center early Thursday morning after being arrested by Portland Police.
A man died Tuesday after he fell from a ridge on Mount Hood when the group he was with encountered treacherous conditions. Six other climbers were rescued. The man was climbing Oregon's tallest peak with three other climbers when he fell 700 feet to 1,000 feet shortly before 10:30 a.m. in the Hogsback area of the mountain, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. That area is near the summit.5 month ago
A man died Tuesday after he fell from a ridge on Mount Hood when the group he was with encountered treacherous conditions. Six other climbers were rescued. The man was climbing Oregon's tallest peak with three other climbers when he fell 700 feet to 1,000 feet shortly before 10:30 a.m. in the Hogsback area of the mountain, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. That area is near the summit.
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Police arrested a 17-year-old boy Monday as the suspect accused of shooting another teenager in the Bethany neighborhood last week. Jeffrey Terrell, 17, of Springfield, will be booked into the Donald E. Long Detention Center on attempted murder and first-degree assault charges.
Portland police arrested two people who they say robbed a northeast Portland bar at gunpoint Saturday night and then crashed into four parked cars. Police said no one was hurt. Around 11:30 p.m., officers say they were called to Rounders Bar and Lotto for reports of two men demanding money from an employee with guns.5 month ago
Portland police arrested two people who they say robbed a northeast Portland bar at gunpoint Saturday night and then crashed into four parked cars. Police said no one was hurt. Around 11:30 p.m., officers say they were called to Rounders Bar and Lotto for reports of two men demanding money from an employee with guns.
One person was killed in a shooting that happened in southeast Portland Saturday afternoon. Officers responded to the shooting in the 1200 block of Southeast 7th Avenue at around 3:16 p.m.  When officers arrived on scene, they found a man lying on the ground near a business complex. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.5 month ago
One person was killed in a shooting that happened in southeast Portland Saturday afternoon. Officers responded to the shooting in the 1200 block of Southeast 7th Avenue at around 3:16 p.m. When officers arrived on scene, they found a man lying on the ground near a business complex. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The decision to close four schools in Lincoln City stood firm Friday morning after Taft High School received a shooting threat
Two SE Portland neighborhood groups demand action after woman hit, killed by driver5 month ago
Two SE Portland neighborhood groups demand action after woman hit, killed by driver
A bicyclist was injured after being struck by a vehicle in north Portland Tuesday night, according to Portland police. Officers responded to the crash at the intersection of North Skidmore Street and North Williams Avenue at 7:30 p.m.5 month ago
A bicyclist was injured after being struck by a vehicle in north Portland Tuesday night, according to Portland police. Officers responded to the crash at the intersection of North Skidmore Street and North Williams Avenue at 7:30 p.m.
The man who led police on a chase through Salem, smashing his RV into three patrol cars and prompting multiple officers to fire their weapons, has been arrested on attempted aggravated murder charges and a number of assault and hit-and-run charges.
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A motorcyclist was killed in a crash early Tuesday morning. Portland Police say the motorcycle crashed with two cars near the intersection of SE 141st Ave and SE Powell Blvd at 2:39 a.m. The motorcyclist was on the ground in the roadway when emergency medical personnel arrived. Both drivers of the cars involved remained on scene
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East Precinct officers responded to the report of a robbery at the Cinco De Mayo Bakery, located at 1134 Southeast 82nd Avenue. Officers arrived at the bakery and learned a suspect entered the location and demanded money while brandishing a gun. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash the suspect left the location without incident
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A pedestrian was hit and killed by a freight train in Canby Thursday night. A Union Pacific train was southbound near Ivy Street and Highway 99E when the collision occurred at around 7:30 p.m., according to Canby police.
Oregon State Hospital evaluators have concluded that Anthony W. Montwheeler is mentally unfit to stand trial, creating uncertainty about when he will be prosecuted on charges he stabbed to death an ex-wife and killed a Vale man in a collision during a police pursuit.5 month ago
Oregon State Hospital evaluators have concluded that Anthony W. Montwheeler is mentally unfit to stand trial, creating uncertainty about when he will be prosecuted on charges he stabbed to death an ex-wife and killed a Vale man in a collision during a police pursuit.
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A woman was struck and killed by a car early Thursday morning. Portland Police say the woman was struck crossing SE 148th Avenue at Stark Street around 1 a.m. She was crossing in a crosswalk and had a walk signal.
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A man was shot and killed Wednesday night in Northwest Portland, police said. Police responded to a report of gunfire at around 8:20 p.m. in the 200 block of Northwest 8th Avenue. They found a man suffering from serious life-threatening injuries. He was taken to the hospital where he died, police said.
A vacant house in NE Portland was damaged by a fire early Tuesday morning. Portland Fire & Rescue crews responded to the fire at 1150 NE 117th Avenue at 1:20 a.m. They found heavy flames coming from the roof.5 month ago
A vacant house in NE Portland was damaged by a fire early Tuesday morning. Portland Fire & Rescue crews responded to the fire at 1150 NE 117th Avenue at 1:20 a.m. They found heavy flames coming from the roof.
Flames are still visible from the Macadam Center roof. Fire officials say this has turned into a 4-alarm fire5 month ago
Flames are still visible from the Macadam Center roof. Fire officials say this has turned into a 4-alarm fire
Portland Fire says no injuries related to this blaze. By the time fire crews made it inside, it was too dangerous. Some employees were in the building when the fire was reported, but got out. Employees suspect an electrical box was the source5 month ago
Portland Fire says no injuries related to this blaze. By the time fire crews made it inside, it was too dangerous. Some employees were in the building when the fire was reported, but got out. Employees suspect an electrical box was the source
Four Salem Police Officers were involved in a line-of-duty shooting Saturday afternoon while trying to stop a motor home that had struck two police patrol vehicles. The officers all fired at a man suspected of driving the motor home over the course of the incident. None hit him.5 month ago
Four Salem Police Officers were involved in a line-of-duty shooting Saturday afternoon while trying to stop a motor home that had struck two police patrol vehicles. The officers all fired at a man suspected of driving the motor home over the course of the incident. None hit him.
A fatal crash was reported on US 26 in Sandy on Friday morning. The crash was reported in the eastbound lanes in front of the Safeway at 37601 US 26. The crash involved a car and a semi truck. At least one person was killed. The condition of the other people involved is unknown.5 month ago
A fatal crash was reported on US 26 in Sandy on Friday morning. The crash was reported in the eastbound lanes in front of the Safeway at 37601 US 26. The crash involved a car and a semi truck. At least one person was killed. The condition of the other people involved is unknown.
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A man is in custody after allegedly attacking another man with a kukri blade in Northwest Portland. Portland police said the victim left the International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 8 Hall on NW Front Ave. to meet a ride home around 6:15 p.m. and spoke to the suspect outside. The suspect then chased the victim and hit him multiple times with the kukri, a long bladed Nepalese knife.
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Police are searching for a suspect that robbed GameStop in southeast Portland at knifepoint Wednesday afternoon. Officers responded to the report of a robbery at the business, located at 4328 Southeast 82nd Avenue, at 4:37 p.m.
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