FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance in identifying a subject involved in a burglary and subsequent pursuit. At approximately 1:40 AM, on 03/16/2023, deputies responded to a report of a suspicious subject at a residence on Fitzgerald Road, located in the western portion of Skamania County. The resident initially reported a suspicious male at the residence with a flashlight, looking in their vehicles and house windows. Prior to the deputies’ arrival the subject left, but then returned to the residence in a dark colored sedan. Deputies attempted to contact the subject, who then drove away at a high rate of speed. Based on the information provided by the reporting party, paired with video surveillance footage, a pursuit was initiated in an attempt to stop the subject. The pursuit was ultimately terminated within the City of Washougal based on safety concerns.
The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is asking for any assistance in identifying the subject from the photographs obtained from the residents’ video surveillance footage. If you have information regarding the subject’s identity, please call 509-427-9490 and dial 0.