At 3:56 p.m. on August 20, Central Lane Communications Center (911) received a call from a man about a shooting that he’d been involved in and that had just occurred at storage units in the 29900 block of Willow Creek Road. Eugene Police patrol units were dispatched and as patrol arrived, they located the caller, David Anthony Colage, aged 58, of Eugene, and he was compliant. EPD officers quickly began rendering aid to the two female victims. They applied tourniquets to both victims and Eugene Springfield Fire transported them to a local hospital, where they are expected to survive. The shooting was related to a property dispute.
Colage was taken to Lane County Jail and on the following charges: Assault in the First Degree APA (Abuse Prevention Act, domestic violence), and Assault in the First Degree.