Man runs from police, jumps in river

Man runs from police, jumps in river

DILLARD, Ore. -- A Roseburg police K-9 helped police catch a man who fled officers and jumped into the South Umpqua River.

Authorities say the man fled on foot from a vehicle stop in the area of Brockway Road and Willis Creek Road.

Deputies at the scene say the man was driving a stolen vehicle.

The male jumped into the South Umpqua River and headed south.

A Roseburg police K-9 responded to the scene and the man was taken into custody.

This is a developing story and will be updated.