Attempted Suicide at Kerby Holiday Motel
Incident: Attempted Suicide
Location: Holiday Motel, 24810 Redwood Hwy, Kerby OR
Case #: 2011-1042
Reporting Deputy: Detective Sergeant Selig
Daren K. Engstrom 10/07/64
4801 Fruitvale Ave.
- Single gunshot wound to the chest
- Treated and admitted to Three Rivers Community Hospital
- Next of kin notified
Kerby, OR — At 03:59 this morning, Daren Engstrom asked the manager of the Holiday Motel to call 911 as he was experiencing chest pains. AMR was dispatched and arrived to find Mr. Engstrom threatening to harm himself with a handgun. Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the scene and during attempts to get Mr. Engstrom to disarm himself, Engstrom shot himself in the chest.
Engstrom survived the shot and was transported by AMR to Three Rivers Community Hospital where he was treated and listed in stable condition.