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As police try to solve deaths of four women in Oregon, mothers hope for answers

Jul. 19, 2023 18:15 PM EDT

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The announcement that authorities are holding a person of interest in the case of four women found dead this year in northwest Oregon has their mothers hoping they may finally get answers about what happened to their daughters. Melissa Smith, the mother of...

A 'person of interest' is being held in Oregon deaths of 4 women after governor revokes commutation

Jul. 18, 2023 18:02 PM EDT

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A man considered a person of interest in the deaths of four women whose bodies were found in northwestern Oregon is being held in a state prison after Gov. Tina Kotek reinstated a prison sentence that was commuted by her predecessor. Jesse Lee Calhoun, 38, is...