Eugene, Ore. – One man is in custody after he and the victim were transported to Riverbend, following an early morning shooting downtown.
Witnesses have identified the suspect as 23-year-old KELON DONALD LOGAN. Logan is currently being held in the Lane County Jail with the charges of assault in the first degree, and unlawful use of a weapon. (EPD has verified that Logan is the suspect)
This incident took place around 2am, outside The Davis, a popular downtown Eugene restaurant and bar. According to witnesses, the suspect was tackled and stopped by security from The Davis.
This is a developing story. Keep checking back with us as we will update as soon as EPD releases information on this incident, and positively identifies the shooting suspect.
UPDATE: This just in from EPD:
At 2:18 a.m. on July 30, several officers on foot patrol heard shots fired in front of a local restaurant at 94 W. Broadway. There were also multiple callers to 911. The officers immediately responded to the scene and found a man had been shot and another man who was the suspect had been detained by a bystander. Officers took the suspect into custody.
The scene was chaotic with a crowd quickly forming. Officers were providing immediate life-saving aid to the victim, and medical care to the suspect, all the while doing crowd control to safeguard the crime scene. Both the victim and the suspect were transported to a local hospital. Charges for the suspect, Kelon Donald Logan, age 23, of Eugene, are Assault in the First Degree and Unlawful Use of a Weapon.
If anyone has relevant information in this case, they are asked to contact Detective Cliff Sites at 541-682-5147.
(Information from the Lane County Jail, and Fire/EMS CAD call records, and EPD))