Woman killed, Nyssa man dies in police standoff Sunday in Ontario

A Nyssa man was shot and killed by police Sunday afternoon in Ontario. (The Enterprise/File)

ONTARIO – Police shot and killed a Nyssa man who was holding a California woman hostage at a home in the southeast part of Ontario on Sunday afternoon.

Dave Goldthorpe, Malheur County District attorney, said in a press release Monday that Henry Martinez Jr., 49, was shot and died after he threatened police . . .

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