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Gun violence spikes in Medford

Kezi 9 News is tracking a string of drive-by shootings in Jackson County

Posted: Nov 27, 2017 1:49 PM

Medford, Ore. - Kezi 9 News is tracking a string of drive-by shootings in Jackson County.
The first shooting happened one week ago.
A suspect was arrested for shooting at a house and cars on Dakota Avenue.
Then the next day, in central point neighbors heard gun fire. Investigators found three shell casings.
A day after that, on chestnut street Christian Barajas was shot and killed.
Then on the 23rd in the white city area, a suspect was arrested for shooting a rifle into the air.
Since Monday there have been two drive by shootings in Medford.
One drive by in Central Point and Thursday night a 34 year old man shot at least 12 rounds in the air.

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