Oregon City Police: Woman’s Gun Saved Her From Attack

April 1, 2013


oregon city policeHere’s another case of a gun saving a person from an attack. I’m attempting to get further info, but this is a verrrry interesting story that will not make the gun stats. 

Undoubtedly she saved herself from rape by this attacker. rape whistle tips

Note to Colorado lawmakers: My guess is that a rape whistle would not have saved her. Looks like this 22 year old victim chose the “Conservative Rape Tip” to save herself.

News Release from: Oregon City Police Dept.
Posted: April 1st, 2013 12:11 PM

The Oregon City Police Department is investigating an Assault and Kidnapping case which occurred Sunday night, March 31st at about 10:21 pm.  A 22 year old woman had just parked her car near the intersection of 8th St and JQ Adams St in Oregon City when she was attacked by an unknown male assailant.  The stranger approached her from behind grabbing her pony tail dragging her backwards.  He continued to assault her until she was able to defend herself by producing her legally owned handgun.  The victim pointed her handgun at the male assailant and he fled on foot.

Several Oregon City Police assisted by a Gladstone K-9 Officer responded to the scene.  Police officers and a police K-9 searched for the suspect, but were unable to locate him in the area.  Oregon City Police are currently investigating these crimes.

The suspect is described as a white male in his late 20’s approximately 5’8″ tall with a slender build.  He had medium length hair down to his chin and no facial hair.  He was last seen wearing a brown zip up style jacket or hoodie with dark colored pants.

The Oregon City Police Department is requesting help from anyone who may have witnessed the suspect or this attack. If you have information regarding this suspect or were in the area of 8th St and JQ Adams St in Oregon City, Oregon on Sunday, March 31, 2013, between 10 pm and 11 pm please call our Tip Line at (503) 496-1616.