Eagle Point Police responded to a burglary in progress on Shadow Lawn Dr. Friday evening at about 8:20 p.m. The homeowner had a suspect at gunpoint inside his residence. As police arrived and the homeowner opened the door, the suspect bolted out the back sliding glass doors.
The sheriff’s department responded with their dog and a search was underway until after 11 p.m.
Saturday morning, based on evidence obtained following the event, EPPD arrested Jeremiah Jacob Hiscock, 23, of the 100 block of Onyx St., Eagle Point. He was charged with first-degree burglary and third-degree escape and lodged in Jackson Co. Jail.