Police search for Oregon homicide suspect with ties to Northern California

Police in Oregon are looking for a murder suspect they say has ties to Northern California. Officers are looking for 21-year-old Cristian Barboza-Valerio, who is accused of a homicide in Oregon. Medford police said he has ties in Yuba City and Pittsburg, California, and may be headed in that direction. The suspect’s vehicle was found near Interstate 5 at the California-Oregon border. Anyone with information on Barboza-Valerio’s location is asked to call the Medford Police Department.