Chainsaw vandal strikes Shady Cove park
A vandal struck Aunt Caroline’s Park in the 2500 block of Indian Creek Road in Shady Cove and damaged multiple pieces of property with a chainsaw.
A maintenance worker reported to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office that someone used a chainsaw to cut apart two picnic benches, sawed a three foot by three foot hole in the park’s pump house and cut two trees down sometime during the evening of July 31 or the morning of Aug. 1. The previous day before this incident someone had used a chainsaw to cut another park bench in half.
Anyone who knows information about this incident should call the Sheriff’s Office Tipline by dialing 541-774-8333. A $500 reward is being offered for the arrest of the suspect or suspects.