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On May 23, 2022 at approximately 10:30 P.M., Officers responded to the area of the 9th Street Foot Bridge to investigate a stabbing incident.
Upon arrival, Officers located one male victim, age 44, who had been stabbed in the upper thigh. The suspect fled the scene prior to the responding Officer’s arrival at the scene. Officers rendered aid to the victim until paramedics arrived on scene and transported him to the hospital. The victim’s injuries were not life threatening and he was treated and released.
A Detective was called out to assist with the investigation and determined the victim and the suspect were acquaintances and the stabbing occurred during an altercation between the two.
The suspect was identified as Andrew Charles Davis, but he was not located immediately. The suspect’s identity was disseminated to the oncoming patrol shifts as there was probable cause to arrest Davis.
On May 24, 2022 at approximately 7:45 A.M., a Medford Patrol Officer located Andrew Davis walking in the 1100 block of West Main Street and he arrested Davis. Davis was lodged at the Jackson County Jail by the investigating Detective.
Davis, Andrew Charles
Medford Area Transient
Assault 2 – $100,000.00 bail
Unlawful Use of a Weapon – $7,500.00 Bail
Disorderly Conduct – $2,500.00 Bail
Courtesy of MPD