(FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 2, 2022, 3:30 pm)
TCSO Detectives are asking the public for help in locating a vehicle that is associated with a suspected homicide scene at a campsite on the East Fork of the Trask River in the Tillamook State Forest. There was one deceased adult male found on scene.
Detectives are looking for a light blue, Toyota Sienna minivan, that at the time was bearing Oregon license plate YPM326. There is visible damage to the front of the vehicle please, see photo below.
The occupant, or occupants, of the vehicle are unknown, but should be considered armed and dangerous. If you see this vehicle, do not approach or contact the occupants. Instead, call 911 immediately.
Oregon State Crime Lab personnel are on the way to process the scene. This is an active investigation, and the area is closed to the public. More information will be released when it is appropriate.
(IMMEDIATE RELEASE – DECEMBER 2, 2022 – 2PM)
The Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office is currently conduction a suspicious death investigation in the East Fork of the Trask River area of the Tillamook State Forest. Detectives are on scene and more information will be released as soon as it is possible and appropriate to do so. Please stay away from the area while this investigation is ongoing.