Jackson County Sheriff’s Office (JCSO) Patrol deputies uncovered a stolen vehicle ring in Rural Rogue River yesterday at 9:20 a.m. JCSO deputies located the vehicles at a former marijuana grow in the 18500 block of East Evans Creek Road while investigating an open stolen vehicle case.
Deputies arrested a suspect on the property, Gerald Andrew Fath, 37, of Rogue River, for six counts of possession of a stolen vehicle, two counts of felon in possession of a firearm, felon in possession of body armor, and possession of a prohibited firearm (silencer).
On the property, JCSO deputies discovered four stolen automobiles and two stolen motorcycles. Deputies contacted Fath at the location and executed a search warrant of his trailer locating two firearms, a suppressor, and body armor. Deputies arrested the suspect and lodged him in the Jackson County Jail.
Officials say that this case is open and ongoing with deputies following additional leads. There is no further information available at this time.
All suspects are considered innocent until any/all charges are proven true against them in a court of law.