3rd suspect arrested in Lyons attack, robbery

3rd suspect arrested in Lyons attack, robbery

3rd suspect arrested in Lyons attack, robbery

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by Jeff Thompson, KGW.com Staff

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Posted on September 3, 2013 at 3:55 PM

Updated Tuesday, Sep 3 at 4:02 PM

LYONS, Ore. -- A third man has been arrested in connection with the home invasion and assault of a 75-year-old Lyons man last month, police said.

Police responding to the report of a kidnapping and robbery on August 23 at 47065 Lyons Mill City Drive found the homeowner, John Bach, unconscious and bound in such a way that he could not not move and could barely breathe, said Linn County Undersheriff Bruce Riley.

A woman who was renting a room from Bach had allowed three people into the home. Bach said the three brutally beat him and ransacked his house. Then they stole and crashed his pickup truck.

Background: Assailants tie up, rob 75-year-old Lyons man

Two of the suspects, 24-year-old Justina Chilcote and 31-year-old Jonathan James Foster, turned themselves in the next day.

Tuesday the third suspect, 32-year-old David James Gonzales Jr., was arrested following a reported disturbance on West Fairview Drive in Springfield, Riley said.

Gonzales was charged with attempted murder, robbery, assault, theft, burglary and unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

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