Those with information about ongoing investigations are encouraged to call the Sheriff's Office at (360) 740-1266 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-748-6422.
Driver flees scene of Winlock collision
Investigators are looking for the driver of a pickup left abandoned after a collision near Winlock on Feb. 9, according to the Lewis County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies responded to the 300 block of N. Military Rd., east of Winlock, to reports of a Chevrolet pickup found in the undergrowth on the side of the road, which presumably failed to make the corner and drove off the road. It is unknown at this time when the collision occurred, as the driver had fled the scene and there were no witnesses, and deputies stated they have yet to contact the registered owner.
Pickup stolen from Winlock area
Authorities are investigating the theft of a Chevrolet pickup stolen from the Winlock area last week, according to the Lewis County Sheriff's Office.
The victim, a 34-year-old Winlock woman, told deputies someone had stolen her 1999 Chevrolet 1500 from her residence on the 400 block of Jones Rd., west of Winlock, sometime between Feb. 9 and Feb. 10, presumably during the night. The truck has been described as white with a diamond plate tough box and license plate B40650W. The estimated loss is $2,000.