An Illinois Valley man has been arrested after a parking lot shooting in Cave Junction. The victim is hospitalized at Three Rivers Community Hospital in Grants Pass, where he is critical condition.
At 10-44 p-m Monday night, the Oregon State Police received a report of that a man had been shot in the parking lot at the Junction Inn. They arrived to find 32-year old Immanuel Angel Day wounded in the chest. Police arrested 58-year old Ronald Dale Fehlhaber. The two acquaintances were involved in an argument inside the establishment, and asked to take their conflict outside. Fehlhaber allegedly shot Day with a 9-mm handgun.
Fehlhaber is being charged with attempted murder, first-degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon and unlawful possession of a weapon. The Oregon State Police are asking any witnesses to provide information. Call Sgt. Fitzpatrick at (541) 618-7952 or Det. Annie Harris at (541) 618-7957.