Victim Identified: Violent Crimes Investigating Gunshot Wound Death


UPDATE on April 19, 2021

The victim has been identified as Jeffrey Allen  Chaney, age 39, and his photo is below. Please give Jeffrey’s family time and space to grieve. We are asking anyone with information that might be helpful to the case to call Detective Curry at 541.682.5166  and reference the case, 21-05675.

A photo of the victim Jeffrey Chaney


Yesterday, April 14, at 6:18 p.m., a man came to University District Hospital, 1255 Hilyard Street, with a gunshot wound. He subsequently died of his injuries. Eugene Police Patrol as well as Violent Crimes Unit responded. Victim identification is not being released at this time, pending next of kin notification. 

EPD VCU is continuing the investigation.  If anyone has tips in the case they are asked to call 541.682.5166 Detective Curry and reference the case, 21-05675.

Source: City Of Eugene

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