Authorities believe the firearm malfunctioned when the Mike Colbach’s dog tripped the wire. (Photo: The Oregonian)
The Portland Police Department has opened an investigation after a couple found a sort of booby trap with what appeared to be a homemade gun on a walking trail in Forest Park over the weekend.
Mike and Jennifer Colbach were walking on the trail Thursday evening, as they often do, when two men who “were definitely not hikers” walked by them.
“It set off the hair on the back of my neck. They stuck out like a sore thumb,” Mike told The Oregonian.
But the couple …read more