By News StaffPublished: Apr 23, 2014 at 10:04 AM PDTLast Updated: Apr 23, 2014 at 10:04 AM PDT
Sheriff's deputies arrested a Green District couple early Wednesday morning, after authorities say a toddler was brought into the hospital with meth in her system.
On Tuesday night at about 11:30 pm, officials say Michelle Lynn Burke, 40, and James Timothy Pohl, 44, both from the Green District of Roseburg, took their 2-year-old daughter to Mercy because she was not acting normally.
The Sheriff's office says blood tests showed the child had methamphetamine in her system.
A Eugene man died Sunday night after state police say he was crushed by a log that was rolling in the surf at a Florence beach.
Witnesses said the tide rushed in at about 6 p.m., knocking an elderly woman onto the sand. Officials said the Eugene man was trying to help his family member up when the receding water pushed the log on top of him.
A 27-year-old man was found dead Saturday morning when firefighters responded to a burning home in North Eugene.
Neighbors told police they thought they heard gunshots coming from the house on Woodside Drive at around 6:45 a.m. Saturday. Fire and police found Tyler Wayne Alexander, 27, of Springfield, dead at the house after responding to the reports of smoke and possible gunfire coming from the house.