Officials confirm deliberate physical attacks on Oregon and Washington substations

PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) - Following what authorities are calling a targeted gunfire attack towards power substations in North Carolina over the weeken...

December 15, 2022
1:20 AM

PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) - Following what authorities are calling a targeted gunfire attack towards power substations in North Carolina over the weekend, a federal memo warned substations in Oregon and Washington recently had 'physical attacks on substations using handtools, arson, firearms, and metal chains possibly in response to an online call for attacks on critical infrastructure.' The memo goes on to say the aim is 'to cause widespread power failures with the potential impact of social disruption and violent anti-government criminal activity.

Chandler Watkins