DCSO investigating shooting near Alfalfa; victim expected to survive


The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting Saturday near Alfalfa.

Deputies were called to the 25000 block of Alfalfa Market Road around 3:30 p.m. for a report of a person with a gunshot wound.

Sgt. Jayson Janes said deputies arrived and discovered a 55-year-old woman with a gunshot wound.

A 70-year-old man was also at the scene.

The woman was taken to St. Charles in Bend via air ambulance. She is expected to recover, Janes said.

Deputies and detectives are still actively investigating this incident, so no further details can be released at this time, he said.

There is no perceived threat to the public.



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