Sheriff: Man accused of shooting Shady Cove man in the hip arrested
SHADY COVE, Ore. —
[UPDATE: 12:44 p.m.] Jackson County Sheriff's Office has arrested Kaleb Patrick Harris.
JCSO says Harris was located by deputies on Hwy 62 near Maple Street in Shady Cove. He was taken without incident.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a suspect in a shooting that occurred early this morning.
Deputies responded to a report of shots fired in the 2500 block of Indian Creek Road in Shady Cove at 12:57 a.m. Deputies arrived to find 37- year-old Toby Tyler Bicknell, a transient had been shot in the hip. Bicknell was transported to Rogue Regional Medical Center by Mercy Flights helicopter.
Witnesses told Jackson County Sheriff's Office the shooting occurred during an altercation between Bicknell and 29-year-old Kaleb Harris, also a transient in the Shady Cove area.
Harris is described 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs approximately 165 pounds. He has brown hair, brown eyes, and a reddish-brown beard.
Detectives say a 9mm handgun was used in the incident.
Anyone with information about Harris whereabouts is asked to call dispatch at 541-776-7206 and refer to case #18-6507.