SPRINGFIELD — Springfield police say a 25-year-old man has been charged with first-degree assault after stabbing his brother outside an apartment complex Saturday night in a dispute over finances. Police say 23-year-old Daniel Ramirez suffered several stab wounds to his right leg and thigh. Dominic Ramirez was located inside the family’s residence and taken into custody.
A Crook County Grand Jury on Thursday indicted a Prineville man who allegedly sexually abused several teenage males on 30 charges including sodomy, sex abuse and encouraging child sex abuse. Leo Carl Novak, 63, originally faced two counts of third-degree sex abuse and two counts of third-degree sodomy for alleged incidents involving two Crook County brothers, according to Ron Brown, the county's chief deputy district… ... more