Dexter houses hit by bullets fired from moving vehicle

Someone in a silver SUV drove through the neighborhood firing shots into nearby residences, the sheriff's office said.

Posted: Aug 25, 2021 2:24 PM
Updated: Aug 25, 2021 2:29 PM

DEXTER, Ore. – Houses in a rural Dexter neighborhood were hit by bullets fired from a moving vehicle last week, and authorities are asking anyone with information to contact them.

The incident happened Aug. 18 at about 8:30 p.m. in the 81,000 block of Lost Creek Road. Residents reported that a small silver SUV was driving through the neighborhood when someone from inside the vehicle fired multiple shots into nearby residences.

Investigators are reviewing surveillance video. They do not know why the involved residences were targeted.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Lane County Sheriff’s Office at 541-682-4150, option 1.

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