Eugene Police were called to the area near the 700 block of West 11th alley at 7:35 p.m. on August 5 for armed subject. The suspect was observed shooting a pump-action shotgun in a residential neighborhood. Numerous Eugene Police units responded and an armored vehicle was utilized to maximize the safety of the officers, nearby residents, and the suspects. A public safety alert was sent out to residents nearby to shelter in place. Loud hails via a public address system and sirens were used to attempt contact. One male came out of the apartment residence a short time later and another fled back inside. After repeated hails and admonishments, the second male surrendered. Officers located numerous discharged shotgun shells and both males were arrested for Unlawful Use of a Weapon.
Brian McCollom, age 37, of Eugene - Unlawful Use of a Weapon
James Davidson, age 36, of Eugene - Unlawful Use of a Weapon