Wife of murdered Coos County doctor witnessed attack, DA says

The two men who were at the home have not been identified.

Posted: Aug 2, 2021 2:13 PM
Updated: Aug 2, 2021 2:18 PM

NORTH BEND, Ore. – A doctor was murdered in North Bend early Monday morning, and his wife says she was a witness.

Coos County District Attorney Paul Fraiser said North Bend Police received a call for a medical emergency at 3721 Stanton Avenue at about 3:30 a.m.

Upon arriving, police found Craig Jackson, 45, dead. Jackson was a doctor at Bay Clinic in Coos Bay.

Jackson’s wife told authorities two unknown men came into the home and fought with Jackson, causing his death. They reportedly fled the scene. Authorities have not identified any suspects at this time and have no descriptions.

Multiple law enforcement agencies are investigating the case. If you have any information, contact the North Bend Police Department.

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