SALEM, Ore. (KOIN) — In the aboriginal hours of August 13, 2021, an intruder broke into the location of Travis and Jamilyn Juetten successful agrarian Marion County the nighttime earlier they were scheduled to spell to Hawaii.
A household person told KOIN 6 News a masked antheral entered their bedroom arsenic they slept. Travis got up to combat the antheral and Jamilyn tried to help.
Travis, 26, was killed. Jamilyn, 24 astatine the time, was stabbed 19 times.
Now astir a twelvemonth later, the lawsuit remains unsolved. Travis Juetten’s household volition connection a reward to assistance lick the lawsuit erstwhile they clasp a media briefing astatine 10 a.m. Tuesday successful Salem.
The household friend, Alain Leon, told KOIN 6 News astatine the time, “He saved her life. He protected her from the attacker.”
KOIN 6 News volition beryllium determination and person much details aboriginal successful the day.
The archetypal investigation
Detectives astatine that clip said an intruder came into the couple’s location adjacent the intersection of Howell Prairie Road NE and Hazelgreen Road NE and attacked them astir 3 a.m. that morning.
Another idiosyncratic who was going to cat-sit for them portion they were successful Hawaii was dormant successful different room, heard the sound and apt frightened the intruder off, past called 911.
Jamilyn was earnestly injured. In a connection soon aft the attack, Juetten’s household said:
“Travis was a kind, gentle, and loving idiosyncratic who did not merit to suffer his life, and for reasons chartless to immoderate of us. While we grieve Travis’s nonaccomplishment and privation for Jamilyn’s health, we proceed to beryllium acrophobic for the information of our family, friends, and neighbors. If you person immoderate accusation that could beryllium of assistance, delight interaction Marion County Sheriff’s Office. Your assistance is greatly appreciated.”