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Florence man arrested for murder

After an investigation, police arrested 61-year-old Kevin Cooper for murder.

Posted: Mar 2, 2019 10:38 PM
Updated: Mar 3, 2019 4:20 PM

FLORENCE, Ore. -- The Florence Police Department is investigating a murder after responding to a deceased person call Saturday morning. 

Officers said they were called out to a house on the 4100-block of Munsel Creek Drive at 10:30 a.m.

After an investigation, they arrested 61-year-old Kevin Cooper for murder. He's being held at the Lane County Jail.

Police say the investigation is on-going.

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