Former Oregon Police Officer Suspected of Murdering His Own Parents

A former Oregon Police Officer is suspected committing a double murder of his own parents.

On September 14, 2017 at approximately 8:00 p.m., officers of the Nampa Police department responded to an address in the 1900 block of West Flamingo on report of an unattended death.

When officers arrived they found two bodies at a residence and “the nature of the deaths was suspicious.” Investigators with the Nampa Police Department and the Canyon County Coroner determined the deaths were likely murder.

William Paul “Willie” Taylor, 48, was taken into custody Friday morning on 4 unrelated charges of possession of a stolen vehicle, unauthorized use of a vehicle, identity theft and tampering with physical evidence. in Deschutes County, Oregon.

Information received during his arrest, coupled with information at the residence, has led police to believe that the deceased persons are his parents, Paul Robert Taylor, 76 and Mary Jane “Jane” Taylor, 77.

Autopsies are scheduled for early next week and should confirm their identity.

William Paul Taylor’s last known address was at his parents address in Nampa.

William is being held on a Canyon County warrant for Failure to report a death, Felony, $1,000,000 bond and additional charges through Deschutes County.