Incident: Police Officer Involved Shooting
Location: 3900 block of Olympic Street, Springfield, Oregon
Case Number: SPD 19-2512
Date/Time: March 31, 2019 / 2052 hours
Additional Information: Lane County District Attorney’s Office
Completed By: Sgt. Brian Humphreys
NARRATIVE OF INCIDENT:
On the listed date and time Officers with the Springfield Police Department were involved in a short vehicle pursuit, which led to an officer involved shooting. Two Springfield Police Officers were transported to McKenzie Willamette Hospital where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle is deceased. The driver’s identity is being withheld pending next of kin notification.
The Interagency Deadly Force Investigations Team (IDFIT) was activated and is investigating the incident. Additional information will be released at a later time by the Lane County District Attorney’s Office.
Anyone with additional information is asked to call the Springfield Police Department at 541-726-3714.