Fire at 10th Street home had multiple starting points

Investigators have found multiple points of ignition of a smoky fire in a home on 10th Street where police suspect a man stabbed his wife and four children then set the house ablaze.

Medford police released those details from the preliminary investigation this afternoon. Officials had said earlier that arson was suspected.

The investigation is continuing into what happened at the home of Jordan Criado, 51, who remains in critical condition in police custody at Rogue Valley Medical Center, and Tabasha Paige-Criado, 30, who died at a local hospital Monday along with the couple's four children.

Police also confirmed the identities of the children as 7-year-old Elijah Criado, 6-year-old Isaac Criado, 5-year-old Andrew Criado, and 2-year-old Aurora Criado.

Police served a search warrant today at the home at 1027 W. 10th St. to collect evidence.


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