On February 15 at 2:56 p.m., Eugene Police responded to Valley River Center for report of shots fired in a parking lot area. Eugene Police
Special Investigations Unit investigation located the Audi the day after the
incident. The two suspects have also been contacted and charged in this case:
Watkins, age 18, of Springfield, was located yesterday with the assistance of
the EPD Bailiff and arrested at Eugene Municipal Court at 2:20 p.m. on February
19. He was charged with Carrying Concealed Firearm and Menacing.
Odoms, age 19, of Eugene, turned himself in at Eugene Police Headquarters
today at approximately 3p.m.. He was charged with Unlawful Use of a Weapon.
February 15, 2020
Contact: weekend media line, 541.682.5155
Police respond to Valley River Center shots fired call
At 2:56 this afternoon police received report of shots fired
in the parking lot just east of JC Penney. Several males described as teens to
early 20s in age were involved in a dispute.
One of the males took out a fire arm and shot it. He fled in
a lowered, grey-colored Audi sedan.
Patrol and Investigation Units are following up on the