Umatilla Woman In Serious Condition After Allegedly Being Shot By Husband
UMATILLA, Oregon. - Right now a woman is listed in serious condition after police say her husband shot her at their home in Umatilla.
56-year-old Donald Owen Russ was arrested Saturday night on charges of assault and attempted murder. His wife, 59-year-old Linda Russ was flown to Legacy Emanuel Hospital in Portland because of the extent of her injuries.
Authorities responded to their home on Cherry Street in Umatilla around six o'clock Saturday night.
The Umatilla District Attorney Dean Grushwa reports that the suspect was taken into custody without resistance and was later taken to Umatilla County Jail.
Members of the major crimes team were brought to the scene.
The District Attorney's Office reports that Donald Russ is expected in the Umatilla County Circuit Court Monday afternoon.