April 23, 2013
Lieutenant Gregg Hastings
Public Information Officer
(503) 731-3020 ext 247
The Marion County District Attorney's Office has authorized the release of the name of the female driver in the vehicle operated at the time of Tuesday's traffic stop prior to the officer-involved shooting in southeast Salem.
JESSICA DAWN HOUSER (aka: Hansen), age 29, is in custody at the Marion County Jail on warrants out of Linn and Marion counties. The Linn County warrant was for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle. The Marion County warrants were for Burglary in the First Degree, Theft in the First Degree and Identity Theft.
Photograph Source: Marion County Sheriff's Office
Marion County Sheriff's Office issued a news release regarding Tuesday afternoon's deputy invovled shooting that occurred in the 6000 block of Fircrest Street SE in Salem. Their release can be viewed at:
As noted at the end of the release, the Marion County HART (Homicide Assault Response Team) was called to the scene to investigate. The Oregon State Police Criminal Investigation Division will be the lead agency.
No other details, including names of involved persons, will be released unless approved by the Marion District Attorney's Office.