Man charged with killing wife inside their North Bend home

Man charged with killing wife inside their North Bend home

NORTH BEND, Ore. -- A man was charged with killing his wife inside their North Bend home Friday afternoon, the Coos County District Attorney said.

Police booked 44-year-old Wayne Hagner in the Coos County Jail on Murder charges after they found the body of Anna Hagner, 57, inside the couple's home on Marion Street.

Police say they received a call from a neighbor reporting gunfire inside the house at around 3:25 p.m. Friday. Officials are still conducting an autopsy to confirm the cause of death.

Coos County District Attorney Paul Frasier said it appeared Anna Hagner died of homicidal violence.

Officials said their investigation is expected to continue through the weekend.

Anyone with information about this matter is encouraged to contact the North Bend Police Department at 541-756-3161.