An employee of the Cedar Lodge Inn in Medford was stabbed and beaten in an attack at 12:33 this morning. Police report that the wound to the 30-year old man’s torso was not life threatening.
The employee was escorting a group of young men and women off the premises after they had been arguing and creating a disturbance. He had advised they were trespassing.
While walking them off the property, two male suspects attacked the employee, one stabbing the victim, and the other kicking him while he was on the ground.
Police arrested a 17-year old on assault charges and lodged in in JDH. The stabbing suspect has not been located. Authorities have identified the suspect but have not released his name.
If anyone has information, please call Det. Garich at (541) 774-2248.