On Friday, March 11th, 2016, Troopers from the Oregon State Police Grants Pass Area Command responded to the address of 714 Southside Rd, Grants Pass, Oregon, for a medical assist. Upon their arrival, 78 year old, Jerald Wesley Eigenbrod was found deceased inside his residence. The death was determined to be caused due to homicidal violence.
The Josephine County Major Crime Response Team was activated and conducted a criminal investigation into Mr. Eigenbrod's death. As a result of the investigation, on March 12th, 2016, 31 year old, Duane Eugene Bond was arrested and lodged without incident at the Josephine County Jail on one count of Murder.
The investigation is continuing.