Springfield, Ore., police investigate homicide

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – The Springfield Police were called to 1161 Water St. after a gunshot wound was reported.

After investigations, the police are determining that it was a homicide. They are currently seeking to contact Anthony Delaunay as a person of interest in this incident. Anthony Delaunay should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Springfield Police Department.

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) – Police are searching for a person of interest after a 58-year-old man was found dead of a gunshot wound in a west Springfield home.   Springfield police Sgt. David Lewis says officers are looking for 52-year-old Anthony Delaunay following the death of Tyler Burtts Friday afternoon.   The Register-Guard reports that Delaunay, who police described as transient, had been periodically staying at the home where Burtts lived. Police did not provide a motive for the shooting.   In July, Burtts was arrested for unlawful possession and delivery of methamphetamine. He was set to go to trial Dec. 5 on those charges before he was killed.   Lewis says there were at least four other people in the home at the time of the shooting.  


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