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Assault victims doing better, hospital says
Two people wounded in separate assaults this week in Eugene are recovering from their injuries at Sacred Heart Medical Center Sacred Heart Medical Center may refer to:
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Michael Dale Larson, 25, of Eugene was listed in fair condition Tuesday. He was shot once in the abdomen with a semi-automatic handgun outside a convenience store Sunday afternoon. An acquaintance, Audi Shane Morrison, 31, of Eugene is being held at the Lane County Jail on a charge of second-degree assault.
Renea Rainwater, 41, of Springfield also was upgraded to fair condition. She suffered multiple stab wounds at a Eugene motel early Monday. Ronald O'Rourke, 41, of Medford is charged with first-degree assault.
Man who killed mother gets life sentence
A man convicted of killing his mother with a garden tool and fleeing the state was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison.
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Cropp used a gardening tool to kill his mother, Linda Janine Cropp, 54, on Sept. 16, 2003, after the two had argued about his unemployment. He then stole her car and drove to the Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. area, where he lived at a homeless campsite for two months until state troopers arrested him for loitering Loitering (IPA pronunciation: ['lɔɪtəˌrɪŋ] is an intransitive verb meaning to stand idly, to stop numerous times, or to delay and procrastinate. and drug possession.
Woman pleads guilty
to drunken driving
CORVALLIS - The woman accused of seriously injuring an Oregon State gymnast in a drunken driving accident has pleaded guilty to several charges stemming from the incident.
Myrna Taylor, 46, pleaded guilty Thursday in Benton County Circuit Court to driving under the influence of an intoxicant in·tox·i·cant
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Dear Sir, I received back in 1980 an arrest warrant by an Arizona court for failure to appear in court pursuant to a traffic accident (failure to yield). . Taylor fled while on pretrial pre·tri·al
A proceeding held before an official trial, especially to clarify points of law and facts.
1. Of or relating to a pretrial.
2. release and was arrested in June in Georgiana, Ala., after failing to appear in Benton County court on March 22. She was extradited to Oregon in mid-August and has since been held in the Benton County jail. Her sentencing is scheduled for Oct. 27.
Taylor was the driver of a minivan that struck Meghan Jones, 22, of Medford, and two other Oregon State students on Sept. 20 of last year.