Marion Co. Dist. Attorney's Office
Robert Gordon Davis pleads guilty to murder. - 04/25/16
At a hearing this morning before the honorable Judge Hart, Robert Gordon Davis entered pleas of guilty to Murder with a Firearm, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, and Recklessly Endangering Another Person. Sentencing is set in the same courtroom on May 3, 2016 at 10:00 am. These charges stemmed from a shooting on May 29, 2015 at 3184 Surfwood Dr, Salem, OR, that caused the death of Jose Garcia-Roldan. No further information will be released pending sentencing.
April 15, 2016, Keizer Death of Jeffery Holly
On Friday April 15, 2016, Keizer Police investigated the stabbing death of 45-year-old Jeffery Holly, which occurred on Brooks Avenue, in Keizer, Oregon. At that time, and in consultation with the Marion County District Attorney's Office, 16-year-old suspect Elliott Ford was arrested based on probable cause and lodged at the Marion County Juvenile Detention Facility.
Since Friday evening, the Keizer Police Department's investigation has been on-going. Upon review of all the evidence as of Monday, April 18, 2016, the Marion County District Attorney's Office elected to not file charges against Mr. Ford at this time. Therefore, Mr. Ford will be released from the juvenile detention facility without conditions.
This investigation is on-going, and therefore no further information will be released. All press inquires can be directed to Brendan Murphy or David Wilson at the Marion County District Attorney's Office.