Fatal Stabbing in Selma – Person of Interest Detained

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Selma, Ore. – May 19, 2018 Josephine County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the Rays Food Place in Selma. Upon arrival they located one victim with fatal stab wounds. JCSO requested Oregon State Police Major Crimes to investigate.

A person of interest has been detained.

Investigation continuing.

UPDATE: 7:07 pm

The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office requested the assistance of the Central Point Oregon State Police Criminal Division. Detectives responded and assumed the investigation.


The subsequent investigation revealed a physical altercation occurred in the parking lot between the victim and the suspect. The victim, 46 year old Frank Norman Chambers of Selma, Oregon was stabbed during the altercation and died as a result of his injuries. The suspect, Ramon Eduardo Rodriguez-Acosta, 58 year old also from Selma, Oregon is in custody and being lodged at the Josephine County Jail on Manslaughter in the first degree.

This is an ongoing investigation and no further details will be released.