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Local & Regional Coos Bay man charged with making false kidnapping report Coos Bay man charged with making false kidnapping report
A Coos Bay man was arrested Saturday after making a false kidnapping and assault report, calling out a Coos County Sheriff’s deputy and a Myrtle Point police officer to the Johnson Mill Pond County Park south of Coquille, the sheriff's office said.
Local & Regional Sheriff: Man gave wife psychedelic mushroom tea Sheriff: Man gave wife psychedelic mushroom tea
A man tricked his wife into drinking tea made from psychedelic mushrooms, beat her up and threw her against a wood stove, and hung up the phone when she tried to call 911, the Coos County Sheriff's Office said.