Hermiston Shooting Called Murder-Suicide, 14-Year-Old Missing
Just after 11:15 a.m. police were called to the 200 Block of North 11th. Street after reports of a shooting. They now say two people were killed and the injured person was taken to the hospital. At a 4 p.m. update the police declared the scene a murder-suicide and are asking for the public's help finding 14-year-old JJ Hurtado.
45-year-old Jason Huston and Kenneth Valdez were found dead. A 35-year-old woman was found shot in a bedroom but not dead.
Huston's gunshot wound was self-inflicted. Hurtado was with Huston as recently as 10 a.m. this morning. Police believe Hurtado could be in danger and is possibly "missing." If you've seen JJ Hurtado this afternoon call 541-966-3651. All three victims inside the home were acquainted.