Suspect Identified in Monday's Shooting of Oregon Police Sergeant

Jeffrey Giddings;  Photo: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office

Jeffrey Giddings; Photo: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office

The man arrested in Monday's shooting of a Gladstone, OR police officer has been identified as 45-year old Jeffrey Giddings. 

Giddings is accused of shooting Gladstone Police Sergeant Lee Jundt after being stopped for a bicycle violation on Monday evening. 

Following the shooting, Giddings fled into a nearby Subway sandwich shop and took a woman hostage. After a standoff, SWAT officers fired upon Giddings, wounding him and taking him into custody.

Sergeant Jundt was shot in his vest and is expected to recover.


Help support the men and women who protect and serve by donating or joining now! Americans in Support of Law Enforcement is a nonprofit organization and your donations help keep us up and running.