timberland winter jacket Armed suspect dead after confrontation in Oregon
when a Sherwood police officer responded to a call of someone driving erratically nearSW Roy Rogers Road and SW Scholls Sherwood Road. When that officer arrived, the suspect fired a gun, but it’s unclear whether he fired at the officer or in the air.
“The tactical negotiation team and crisis negotiation unit were activated,” Talbot told KOIN 6 News. and was pursued through the field by a tactical truck.
The tactical truck caught up with him, ramming his truck. After a confrontation in which officers fired at the suspect, police removed the man from his truck.
Officers made life saving efforts but the man, later identified as 54 year old Remi Sabbe, died at the scene. An AR style rifle was found in his car.
This is the chase in the field immediately before.
No officers or deputies were injured and those involved in the shooting are on administrative leave per protocol.
Mike Jingozian heard the shots ring out through the farm field near his home.
“There were quite a number of shots and it was like a rapid fire shot, like boom boom boom boom boom,” Jingozian said. “Very consistent. It wasn’t like a machine gun, but somewhere in between.”
Sherwood police and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the situation. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.