REEDSPORT — Douglas County law enforcement officials say one person has been arrested following a fatal stabbing in Reedsport Saturday night.
According to the Reedsport Police Department, officers got to the scene of a reported altercation between two men at the Woodland Apartments at approximately 7 p.m.
They found one person dead at the scene from stab wounds.
Police arrested 34-year-old Michael L. Corrie based on witness statements and forensic evidence.
Sunday morning, an Oregon State Police forensics unit was at the scene helping with the investigation.
The case is being investigated by the Douglas County Major Crimes Team, which includes the sheriff’s office, state police, Roseburg Police Department and the district attorney’s office.
The sheriff’s office confirmed the name of the victim, Shawn Michael Christian, 37, of Reedsport on Monday.