SHOOTING OF ELECTRICAL SUBSTATION
Klamath County, Oregon
June 1, 2019
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest, and conviction of the person or persons responsible for this attack.
On June 1, 2019, at approximately 2:30 a.m. Pacific Time, unknown suspect(s) using high-caliber firearms shot at a transformer and power regulators at a Mid-State Electric Cooperative substation in Klamath County, Oregon. The "Mowich" substation is located off Highway 58, three miles west of Highway 97. Due to the severe damage caused by bullets striking the substation, approximately 1,000 customers lost power following the attack. The damage is estimated at more than $400,000. To date, no group or person has claimed responsibility for the attack.