Oregon State Police and Grant County Sheriff’s Office officers took a murder suspect from Washington County into custody early Saturday morning in Seneca.

Lisa Akers, 39, was arrested without incident, according to an OSP media report from OSP Trooper William Blood.

Akers was lodged at Grant County Jail based on probable cause by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office detectives, according to OSP.

According to The Oregonian newspaper, police identified Akers as a suspect in a double-shooting that left one person dead and another with life-threatening injuries in an unincorporated area of Washington County Friday.



Steven Mitchell is a reporter for the Blue Mountain Eagle. Contact him at steven@bmeagle.com or 541-575-0710.

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