Police identify Eugene man shot & killed during neighborly dispute

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EUGENE, Ore. -- Authorities have released the identity of the man killed during a dispute between neighbors Sunday in Eugene.

Lane County Sheriff's Office responded to a reported dispute in the 2500 block of Donegal Street.

Upon arrival, deputies discovered a man who had sustained a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead on scene.

The deceased has been identified as 41-year-old Michael Long of Eugene.

Jeffrey Witt was taken into custody Sunday in connection with Long’s death and lodged at the Lane County Jail on a murder charge.

Police say Witt was arraigned Monday at the jail.

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