The Corvallis Police Department is asking the public for help investigating after at hatchet attack by Pioneer Park last week. The victim was struck several times in the head with the hatchet, and attacker is still at-large.
Police have only disclosed the following:
- Called into police at 7:18 pm, Thursday, the incident took place at an illegal campsite on property adjacent to Pioneer Park.
- Police have not disclosed any names, but report that the victim and attacker are known to one another, and are both male.
- The victim is age 34, the attacker is age 44.
- The victim was taken to Samaritan Regional Medical Center with injuries described as serious.
Anyone with information is being asked to call Detective Ryan Larson at 541-766-6924.