▶️ Prineville man fatally shot in Madras, ex-wife arrested


A Prineville man is dead and his former wife was arrested after a shooting Friday night.

Madras Police responded to the call in an area of town known as Dave’s Homes just after 6 p.m.

According to Jefferson County District Attorney Steve Leriche, police discovered 28 year-old Devyne Briggs of Prineville had sustained fatal gunshot wounds. 

Paige Jordan Vannorsdall of Madras was later arrested for murder, assault in the first degree and unlawful use of weapon, Leriche said.

The Tri-County Major Incident Team is investigating the shooting.


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