Update November 15:
At 3:33 p.m. on November 14, a man and his girlfriend were walking on 16th Avenue near Mill and High when two males began following them. The parties were known to each other. The two males following the couple engaged in a fight with the male half of the couple. One of these two males received stab wounds during the fight and was transported to the hospital via private vehicle and was later life flighted to another hospital for advanced care. The male half of the couple sustained significant, although not-life threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital via ambulance.
Eugene Police set up an investigation near E. 16th Avenue and High Street. All parties of the incident were accounted for and there was no ongoing threat to the public.
EPD’s Violent Crimes Unit responded to the scene and took over the investigation, which is ongoing. Case 22-17291
PREVIOUSLY RELEASED NOVEMBER 14:
Avoid E. 16th/High Area
Please avoid the area of E. 16th and High Street. Eugene Police is investigating an incident that occurred earlier. There is no ongoing threat to the public.