Police arrest man suspected of shooting co-worker
Friday, June 24, 2011
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- Police say an Oregon man has shot and wounded a co-worker at a business in Eugene.
Police identified the suspect as 39-year-old Dale O'Callaghan, of Eugene. He was arrested shortly before 7 a.m. Friday at LHM Hydraulics.
Police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin said O'Callaghan was facing assault charges.
The victim was identified as 33-year-old Jerry Andrews of Eugene. He was taken to a hospital with injuries that didn't appear to be life-threatening. KMTR-TV reported it was a gunshot wound to the shoulder.
Police say they had not yet determined a motive. Other details were not immediately available.
It was not immediately clear whether O'Callaghan had a lawyer.
Information from: KMTR-TV, http://www.kmtr.com/