EUGENE, Ore. (KMTR) -- Eugene Police Detectives teamed up with Lane County Parole & Probation (P & P) officers to arrest Scott Alan Gorman, age 45 of Eugene, after he made threats toward a local adult care facility.
After receiving threats from Scott Gorman about his displeasure with services being provided to a family member, staff at a local adult care facility was alarmed enough to contact local police. Gorman, who is currently on felony probation for Unlawful Use of a Weapon, received a visit from his probation officer. The probation officer arrested Gorman for multiple violations of the terms of his probation.
Upon speaking with other residents at Gorman's home, the probation officer became convinced that Gorman had weapons in his home. Two Eugene Police Property Crimes detectives responded to P & P's request for assistance. Police talked with Gorman and received his consent to retrieve firearms from his home.
Seized were an AR-15 assault rifle loaded with a thirty-round magazine, set to 'fire', with four additional loaded thirty-round magazines and two other firearms.
Information regarding the name and location of the adult care facility will not be released.
Currently, investigators are trying to determine from whom Gorman was able to purchase the AR-15 assault rifle If you have any pertinent information regarding this case, please contact Detective Chris White at 541 682.5376.
Gorman is being held at the Lane County Jail on Probation Violation and three counts of Felon in Possession of a Firearm.