Homicide investigation in progress in Tenmile in Douglas County, Oregon
TENMILE, Ore. - Detectives are conducting a homicide investigation in Tenmile after the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of a "probable homicide" just before noon.
Deputies and detectives responded to the 100 block of Hidden Hill Lane and confirmed the report, the sheriff's office said, adding the call came from a concerned citizen.
Authorities said they are talking to a person of interest, but no arrests have been made.
There is no danger to the public, the sheriff's office says.
The death is under investigation.
Authorities have not released the identity of the deceased pending next of kin notification, nor the manner of death.
The sheriff's office asked the public to avoid the area while the Douglas County Major Crimes Team investigates.
The Douglas County Major Crimes Team is comprised of detectives from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, Oregon State Police, Roseburg Police Department and the Douglas County District Attorney's Office.
The sheriff's office said it will release more information as it becomes available.
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