Man hospitalized after stabbing at Roseburg homeless camp

At about 11:30 p.m. dispatchers received a report of a stabbing at the camp, known as "Freedom Camp," located in the 1800 block of Mill Street.

Posted: Jul 11, 2019 10:55 AM

ROSEBURG, Ore. -- A man was hospitalized after a stabbing at a homeless camp in Roseburg Wednesday night, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said.

At about 11:30 p.m. dispatchers received a report of a stabbing at the camp, known as "Freedom Camp," located in the 1800 block of Mill Street.

Authorities said they arrived on scene and found Nathaniel Creveston, 28, suffering from a stab wound. He was taken to Mercy Medical Center and then transferred to another hospital. The extent of his injuries is not known at this time.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have information, contact the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office at 541-440-4458.

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