552. County commission candidate confesses to writing racist letter / A racist letter that Umatilla County commissioner candidate Jonathan Lopez claimed was left anonymously in his mailbox was written by Lopez himself, according to Lopez and Hermiston Police Chief Jason / 2020-07-06
556. Oregon politician wrote racist letter to himself, police say / Hermiston Police Chief Jason Edmiston says the criminal investigation for second-degree intimidation due to the racist, hate-filled letter received by Jonathan Lopez on June 23 has been closed. The mat / 2020-07-07
Type of hoax:
admitted - victim or accomplice(s) committed crime
Hermiston, Umatilla County
"Victim" confessed to staging hoax.